Young Earns Weekly Honor

Kristen Young
Kristen Young

NEW LONDON, Conn. – Sophomore Kristen Young has been named CollegeSwimming.com NEWMAC swimmer of the week for her performance against Wesleyan this past Saturday.

Young won both the 100 freestyle (54.30) and the 200 freestyle (1:58.02) for the Bears and was one of only two athletes to win two events for Coast Guard.

Young was a member of the 400 medley relay and the 200 freestyle relay that set school records last season and was also third in the 200 freestyle at the NEWMAC Championship.

Coast Guard is back in action from February 16-19 where the Bears will compete at the NEWMAC Championship hosted by WPI.