Gettysburg's Dougherty Named Swimmer of the Week

Swimmer of the Week - December 5, 2016

Ty Dougherty, Jr, Gettysburg
West Chester, Pa./Salesianum School (Del.)

Dougherty won five races, earned three NCAA B-cuts, and set one pool record at the Gettysburg Invitational. Individually, he captured the 50-freestyle (20.42), 100-freestyle (44.97), and 100-breaststroke (56.17), securing B-cuts in all three events while lowering his own pool record in the 100-breast. In the relays, he swam on both the 400-freestyle (3:04.18) and 200-freestyle (1:23.71) teams that finished first. In addition, he helped the 200-medley relay place second (1:33.81) and the 400-medley relay come in third (3:26.78). Dougherty's efforts helped Gettysburg finish a close second among six teams, as Mary Washington edged out the Bullets by just eight points.

 


PREVIOUS AWARD WINNERS

Swimmer of the Week - November 21, 2016

Ogden Leyens, Fr, Gettysburg College
Fort Washington, Pa./Upper Dublin

Leyens continued his impressive debut season by contributing to six wins in a pair of Centennial duals. Against McDaniel, he swam the anchor leg of the winning 200 medley relay (1:41.12) and took top honors in the 100 free (47.60). He picked up four wins in a win over Ursinus, taking top honors in both the 200 free (1:43.71) and 500 free (4:52.55) and helping the Bullets pick up wins in the 200 medley relay (1:36.61) and 400 free relay (3:12.74). His two individual wins against Ursinus came by a combined five seconds. 

 

Swimmer of the Week - November 14, 2016

Jeffrey Tse, Soph, Swarthmore
Ellicott, Md./Centennial

Jeffrey Tse helped Swarthmore to a 174-88 win over Washington College on Saturday by winning three individual events and one team relay. Tse set a new school record with a win in the 100 IM (52.21), won the 100 back (53.31) and the 200 breaststroke (2:13.37). He had a time of 52.08 in the 100 back as part of the 400 medley relay team.

 


Co-Swimmer of the Week - November 7, 2016

Ty Dougherty, Jr, Gettysburg
West Chester, Pa./Salesianum School

Dougherty opened the season with a bang, earning four victories and a pair of pool records in Gettysburg's 160-102 victory at Washington College. He started the day by swimming the breaststroke leg of the winning 200-medley relay (1:37.28), then won both the 50-freestyle (20.89), and 100-freestyle (46.74), breaking pool records in both events. Dougherty wrapped up the day by leading off for the 400-freestyle relay team that won in 3:14.09.

Co-Swimmer of the Week - November 7, 2016

Jeffrey Tse, So, Swarthmore
Ellicott City, Md./Centennial

Jeffrey Tse won the 100 backstroke (51.56), the 200 breaststroke (2:11.05) and the 200 IM (1:57.6) and was part of the first-place 200 medley relay team (1:35.83) in a win over Franklin & Marshall on Saturday.


Men's Swimmer of the Week - October 31, 2016

Andrew Steele, Sr, Swarthmore
Katy, Texas/Seven Lakes

Steele won the 50 and 100 free in a win over McDaniel on Saturday with times of 21.70 and 48.38.