Benjamin Sealts, Men's Swimming & Diving, Gallaudet University

Benjamin Sealts, Men's Swimming & Diving, Gallaudet University

Benjamin Sealts (Ottawa, Ohio) from Gallaudet University has been selected as the NEAC Men’s Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week for the third time this season. In a double-dual meet with SUNY Cobleskill and Cazenovia College, the rookie swimmer finished first in three events. Sealts won the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 55:39 and placed first in the 200-yard individual medley with a time of 2:04.86. He set his fifth school record this season as he erased the Bison’s 200-yard backstroke record posted in 2008. Sealts was over four seconds faster than the previous school mark, taking the event with a time of 1:58.41. Sealts was also a member of the 200-yard medley relay team that placed second.