Ben Sealts (Ottawa, Ohio) from Gallaudet University has been selected as the NEAC Men’s Swimming & Diving Student-Athlete of the Week after strong showings at two events last week. On Jan. 18, Sealts finished first in the 200-yard backstroke (2:07.21) and 200-yard individual medley (2:09.41) against Penn State Altoona. He also placed second in the 200-yard butterfly and 400-yard freestyle relay. The next day against Stevenson, Sealts won the 200-yard butterfly with a personal best time of 2:12.27. The Bison’s sophomore swimmer also won the 200-yard backstroke (2:08.63), 200-yard individual medley (2:11.13) and 400-yard freestyle relay (5:15.17). This week marks the fifth time Sealts has been honored this season.
Ben Sealts, Men's Swimming & Diving, Gallaudet University
Jan 22, 2019