Dan Kish Named MAC Men's Swimmer of the Week

Updated 1/27/2009


Dan Kish ? Eastern Michigan

Senior - Trenton, Mich.-Trenton

Helped EMU to a 2-0 weekend with wins over Wayne State and Ball State. Against Wayne State, won the 200 free (1:41.24) and 500 free (4:34.05) while helping the 400 medley relay to a runner-up finish (3:06.07). Against Ball State, he won the 1000 free (9:40.20), placed third in the 100 free (48.00) and helped the 400 free relay team to the fastest time of the afternoon (3:08.89). With EMU's win over Ball State, it marked the 52nd consecutive MAC dual meet for the Eagles.


Additional Men’s Nominations


Kyle Hembree ? Ball State

Senior - Middlebury, Ind./Northridge

Hembree recorded two second-place finishes versus Eastern Michigan, clocking a season-best 9:55.55 in the 1,000 Freestyle and 4:54.16 in the 500 Freestyle.


Andrew Tamchyna ? Buffalo

Junior - Newmarket, Ontario/Newmarket

Swam to a first place finish in the 100 freestyle in a season-best time, 47.99,  a second-place finish in the 200 freestyle (1:48.33) and was a member of the first place 200 freestyle relay (1:28.85), as Buffalo defeated Niagara, 125-105.


Previous Men’s Swimmers of the Week

Oct. 21: Austin Laksa, Ball State

Oct. 28: Mike Carroll ? Miami

Nov. 4: Dave Brown, Miami

Nov. 11: Derick Roe, Eastern Michigan

Nov. 18: Chris Heaton, Miami

Nov. 26: Chris Krupa, Ball State

Dec. 3: no competition

Dec. 10: Chris Heaton, Miami

Dec. 17: Austin Laska, Ball State

Jan. 13: Chad Miller, Buffalo

Jan. 20: Dave Brown, Miami


Last Week’s Men’s Results

January 23 ? Friday

at Buffalo 125, Niagara 105

at Eastern Michigan 164, Wayne State 79


January 24 ? Saturday

*Eastern Michigan 125, at Ball State 107


Upcoming Men’s Schedule

January 30 ? Friday

St. Bonaventure at Buffalo, 6 pm


January 31 ? Saturday

*Miami at Eastern Michigan, 1 pm