Rosa Named Conference Carolinas Men's Swimmer of the Week

Rosa Named Conference Carolinas Men's Swimmer of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Emmanuel College's Thiago Rosa has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Oct. 15-21, the Conference announced today. This marks his first POTW award and the third for Emmanuel this season.

Rosa, a sophomore from Ipatinga, Brazil, broke five meet records en route to leading the Lions to a win at the 18th Annual Sewanee Invite. He placed first in each of the five individual events he raced in, while also collecting four relay victories with teammates.

Events (Time)
50-yard backstroke (24.01)
50-yard butterfly (23.22)
50-yard freestyle (21.15)
100-yard freestyle (46.39)
200-yard freestyle (1:47.71)
100-yard medley relay (44.77)
100-yard freestyle relay (41.07)
200-yard medley relay (1:38.41)
200-yard freestyle relay (1:27.98)

 

Also nominated for Men's Swimmer of the Week:
Jaska Gabric (Barton) - Four first-place finishes in four races.

 

2018-19 Men's Swimmers of the Week
Week One (Oct. 10) – Stanislas Raczynski (Emmanuel)
Week Two (Oct. 17) – Jonathan York (Barton)
Week Three (Oct. 24) – Rafael Mendes (Emmanuel)
Week Four (Oct. 31) – Thiago Rosa (Emmanuel)