Chris Martinez Named NEAC Men's Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week

Chris Martinez Named NEAC Men's Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced Chris Martinez as its Student-Athlete of the Week selection in men’s swimming and diving for the week ending Nov. 12.

Chris Martinez (El Paso, Texas) from Gallaudet University has been selected as the NEAC Men’s Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week after winning three individual events and swimming on a first-place relay team to lead the Bison to a 138-99 victory over Wells College. The Gallaudet University sophomore rolled in the 1,000-yard freestyle with a new personal best time of 10:57.42. Martinez also took first place in the 50-yard breaststroke and 100-yard breaststroke with time of 31.37 and 1:07.41, respectively.

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The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has fourteen NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Bryn Athyn College, Cazenovia College, College of St. Elizabeth, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Pennsylvania State University – Abington, Pennsylvania State University – Berks, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Morrisville State College, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Wells College, and Wilson College.  Associate members are: Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), D’Youville College (M Volleyball), Hilbert College (M&W Lacrosse, M Volleyball), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse, M Volleyball), Pennsylvania State University – Altoona (M Volleyball), and Rutgers University – Camden (M Golf). The NEAC has partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sports of field hockey and men’s tennis. For more information, please visit: www.neacsports.com.