MAC Men's Swimmer of the Week

Updated 11/10/2010
MAC Men's Swimmer of the Week
Phil Aronica, Buffalo
Freshman, Orchard Park, N.Y. (Orchard Park)
Aronica swept the backstroke races in UB's 165-135 win at Miami (OH). He won the 100-yard backstroke in 51.02 and the 200-yard backstroke in a season-best 1:52.98. He also swam the opening legs of both of UB's winning relays, helping the 200-yard medley relay to a season-best time of 1:32.46 and the 400-yard freestyle relay to a 3:06.56 finish.

Other Nominees:
Chris Gunnels, Miami
Junior, Chapel Hill, N.C. (Chapel Hill)
Won both individual events he entered over the weekend against Buffalo. Won the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:42.37 and the 100-yard freestyle in 46.02. Also led off the third-place 200-yard medley relay and second-place 400-yard freestyle relay. His 100-yard freestyle time while leading off the 400 freestyle relay is the top time in the MAC this season.

Daan Jansen, Missouri State
Sophomore, Polokwane, South Africa
1000 Free - 9:42.02 (1st) 200 IM - 1:55.61 (1st) 500 Free - 4:44.34 (1st)