NEW LONDON, Conn.-Coast Guard sophomore Ben Morseth has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference Men's Swimmer of the Week for his performance this past week. The honor is the first of Morseth's career.
Morseth was terrific in the pool for the Bears, winning three events at Springfield College over the weekend to lead Coast Guard to a pair of wins over Springfield and Division I U. of Rhode Island. He won both the 100 and 200 backstroke with times of 56.10 and 2:01.92, respectively. He also won the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:01.09.
Coast Guard is now 2-0 on the season and will compete next on Saturday, November 9th at Wheaton at 12:00 pm.