Pair of Centenary Swimmers Grab Mid-Con Accolades
Tuesday, October 26, 2004

ELMHURST, Ill. – Centenary freshman swimmers, Dustin Myers and Sara Hansen have been selected as the Mid-Con Athletes of the Week for their impressive individual finishes at the OBU/Delta State tri-meet.


Myers set a personal best, shaving off more than a second, finishing the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:51.05.  His time in the event is the second-best mark in the Mid-Con this season and ranks third in Centenary’s record books.


Hansen broke the Centenary 200 IM record, bursting off the blocks with a 29.65 split in the butterfly, touching the wall at 2:17.89. Her time in the event also ranks second in the Mid-Con this season.


Myers and Hansen are the first Centenary swimmers to earn Mid-Con Athlete of the Week honors.


Centenary will get back in the water this weekend to participate in the Hendrix Classic and Relays in Conway, Ark. beginning Friday at 6:00 p.m.