Olivier named Men's Swimmer of the Week
Tuesday, January 29, 2013

­­­­­­­Ross OlivierLAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Centenary's Ross Olivier was named Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference men’s swimmer of the week, the league office announced on Tuesday.

The New Iberia, La., native helped lead the Gents to a 131-128 win over Southwestern University in the regular season finale.

The senior compiled at a pair of individual victories before assisting the 200-yard freestyle relay team to a win to capture the crown for the Maroon and White. Olivier won the 100 backstroke with a time of 54.26 and the 200 backstroke in a time of 2:00.30. He posted a time of 21.99 en route to the team’s time of 1:28.43 to win the relay.

Olivier joins teammate Austin Butler as men’s swimming honorees by the conference.

Centenary returns to the pool on Wednesday, Feb. 13 in Rockwall, Texas at the SCAC Championships.