Junior Christian Brindamour has been named the CGASPORTS.com
Athlete of the Week as he earned New England Women’s and
Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Swimmer of the Year honors
following his outstanding performance at the conference
championship meet over the weekend.
He won both the 50 freestyle and the 100 freestyle NEWMAC championships setting pool records in both events.
Brindamour won the 50 freestyle in 20.30 while setting a pool record with a time of 20.11 in the preliminaries. His time of 45.64 in the 100 freestyle was 1.25 seconds faster than anyone in the field. He also set a pool record in the preliminaries with a pool record of 45.23.
He was also part of the 200 medley relay team which placed third in 1:33.85 and the 400 freestyle relay team which placed fourth in 3:08.66.
Coast Guard placed third at the championship meet.
Brindamour will now prepare of the NCAA Division III Championships which will take place at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) beginning March 19th.