MAC Men's Swimmer of the Week
Daan Jansen, Missouri State
Sophomore, Polokwane, South Africa
At the Tunica Invitational, Jansen led the Bears to a first-place finish. He finished first in the 200-yard individual medley (1:56.36), the 400-yard individual medley (4:08.90) and the 1000-yard freestyle (9:45.21). The only other male swimmer in the meet to achieve multiple individual victories was Jansen's teammate Chris Novak with two. Jansen is currently in the top five in the MAC in the 1000-yard freestyle, 200-yard individual medley, 400-yard individual medley and holds the top time in the 1650-yard freestyle this season.Other Nominee:
Jeffrey Craig, Eastern Michigan
Sophomore, Kent, Ohio (Field)
Craig was dominant for the Eagles in their non-conference match up against the Golden Grizzlies of Oakland University this past Saturday, Jan. 8. The Ohio native took first place in both the one and three-meter events. Craig posted the fourth best score in the Mid-American Conference with his NCAA Zone consideration mark of 334.17 on the one meter boards. He also tallied 382.20 points in his first place performance in the three-meter, good for fifth best in the MAC as well as a NCAA Zone qualification standard.