Anne Marie May Named Big West Swimmer of the Week

Nov. 19, 2009

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Senior and captain of the UC Santa Barbara swim team, Anne Marie May was named Big West Conference Swimmer of the Week it was announced on Wednesday by the league office.

This announcement was made on the wake of May's fantastic performance in the triple-dual meet against UC San Diego and Cal State Northridge held last Friday at Campus Pool.

May earned her first Swimmer of the Week award this season after winning two individual races and two relay races.

May took first in both the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.61 and the 100 freestyle with a time of 51.64.

In the 200 medley relay, May swam the breaststroke leg of the race with a split of 30.67, helping the team to a first place in the first event of the day. May anchored in the 400 freestyle relay with a split of 50.81 to finish out the meet with another first place finish.

The Gauchos will be in San Luis Obispo next Saturday, Nov. 21 to swim against Cal Poly. All of the swimming starts at 11 am.