Sam Driscoll of men’s golf and Danielle Pong of women’s swimming are Hood College’s Athletes of the Week for October 22, 2018.
The Hood College men's golf team was fourth at the Stevenson Fall Invitational at Piney Branch Golf Club in Upperco, Maryland. Sam Driscoll took ninth place with a round of 82 to lead the Blazers.
The Hood College women's swim team lost a closely contested dual meet to visiting Stevenson 90-87 on Saturday. Danielle Pong came within 0.13 seconds of the school record in her victory in the 100-yard breaststroke. She swam a time of 1:09.22, narrowly missing Arielle Harding's seven-year-old school record. Pong was also a winner in the 100 butterfly in 1:02.63.