Cronin Earns MAAC Swimmer Of The Week Honors

Jan. 15, 2013

EDISON, N.J. - Junior Caitlin Cronin has been named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Women’s Swimmer of the Week, as announced by the league office Tuesday.

Cronin swept all three individual events she competed in at Rider on Saturday.

Cronin touched first in the 200 yard freestyle in 1:55.88 and followed that up with a win in the 50 yard freestyle (25.43) and 100 yard freestyle (54.71).

In relay events, Cronin anchored the 200 yard freestyle team of Erin Shea, Brianna Keelan and Jenny Riley to a second-place finish in 1:43.07.

This marks the third career weekly award for Cronin, while it is her first honor this season.

The Greyhounds will return to the pool this weekend when they host UMBC in a dual meet on Saturday. Events are scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.