Max Riedel of men’s swimming and Danielle Pong of women’s swimming have been named Hood College’s Athletes of the Week for November 5, 2018.
In a tri-meet hosted by Widener on Saturday, Max Riedel placed first in the 1,000-yard freestyle. The senior swam a time of 10:31.58 to beat the field by over 11 seconds. He was later third in the 500 free with his time of 5:08.61.
Danielle Pong had three top-three finishes. She was second in both the 200-yard breaststroke and the 200 individual medley. She turned in a 2:36.58 in the 200 breaststroke and a 2:20.43 in the individual medley. Pong added a third-place finish in the 50 freestyle with her time of 25.89.