November 16, 2011

Eckles Named as Northeast-10 Swimmer of the Week

Easton, Mass. (November 16) -- Assumption sophomore Carly Eckles (Sherborn, Mass./Dover-Sherborn) has been named as the Northeast-10 Conference women's Swimmer of the Week for her performance in a 3-0 week for the Greyhounds last weekend.

Eckles set pool records in all three backstroke events on Friday and Saturday, including two in a dual meet with Mount Holyoke. On Friday, she posted a time of 29.74 in the 50-yard backstroke, along with a time of 1:02.95 in the 100. In the tri-meet with Le Moyne and Pace, Eckles captured the 200-yard backstroke in 2:13.30, along with another personal best of 29.32 in the 50 backstroke.

In addition, freshman Elise Prayson (Dayton, Ohio/Archbishop Alter) was named to the Northeast-10 Weekly Honor Roll after setting a pair of school records over the weekend.