Jackie Perkins, Women's Swimming & Diving, Gallaudet University

Jackie Perkins, Women's Swimming & Diving, Gallaudet University

Jackie Perkins (Hampton, Va.) from Gallaudet University has been named the NEAC Women’s Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week after competing in seven events for the Bison over the weekend. In a win against Penn State Altoona, Perkins took first place in the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard breaststroke. The Gallaudet sophomore also placed second among five swimmers in the 100-yard freestyle. On Jan. 13 against Bridgewater, Perkins swam to a pair of second-place finishes in the 100-yard and 200-yard breaststroke. She also competed in the 50-yard freestyle and was a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay team that placed third.