Men's Swimming & Diving All-Conference Team Announced

Sam Gill HADLEY, Mass. – The NESCAC announced the 2013-14 Men's Swimming and Diving All-Conference Team. The top three finishers in each event at the 2013 NESCAC Men's Swimming and Diving Championships received all-conference recognition.

Connecticut College senior Sam Gill (Springfield, Ill.) was named Swimmer of the Meet for the first time in his career. Gill won the 100-yard backstroke, butterfly and freestyle, establishing a pool record in the butterfly with a time of 48.75. He was also a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay (1:21.57), the 200-yard medley relay (1:30.38) and the 400-yard medley relay (3:18.70) that set new pool, meet and NESCAC marks, as well as the first place 400-yard freestyle relay that broke a 25-year old pool record with a time of 3:01.37. Gill is the first Camel to receive Swimmer of the Meet honors. He was also recognized as the Four Year High Point Swimmer.

Johann Schmidt
(Nanuet, N.Y.) of Tufts capped off his collegiate career by being the first diver in NESCAC history to be named Diver of the Meet for a fourth consecutive season. With a score of 578.15 in 1-meter diving, the senior set a new pool, meet and NESCAC record, while placing second in 3-meter diving. Schmidt was named Four Year High Point Diver after finishing as a three-time champion in 1-meter and 3-meter diving and a runner-up once in each event.
 

Benjamin Lin (Short Hills, N.J.) of Williams was named Rookie of the Year after winning the 50-yard backstroke with a meet record time of 22.70, placing second in the 100-yard backstroke and third in the 200-yard backstroke. He was also a member of the runner-up 200-yard medley relay and the third-place 400-yard medley relay.

Marc Benvenuti of Connecticut College was named Coach of the Year for the second straight season after receiving the award for the first time last season on the men’s side. Benvenuti led the Camels to a third-place finish with a program-record 1,468 points. He was also named Women’s Coach of the Year in 2006, 2007, and 2011.

Brad Snodgrass of Tufts was named Diving Coach of the Year for the fourth straight year, as he coached the 1-meter and 3-meter diving champions as well as the 3-meter runner-up and third-place 1-meter finisher. Snodgrass was also the Women’s Diving Coach of the Year in 2007 and 2008.

Men's Swimming and Diving All-Conference Team

 

Amherst

Jeff Anderson 200-yard Butterfly
  400-yard Individual Medley
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Tyler Bulakul 200-yard Butterfly
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
Conor Deveney 200-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay

Alex Dreisbach

200-yard Freestyle Relay
Nick Egan 800-yard Freestyle Relay
Connor Haley  1,000-yard Freestyle
  1,650-yard Freestyle
Tyler Hampton 200-yard Freestyle Relay
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
Gregory Han 200-yard Breaststroke
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
Matthew Heise 200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
Parker Moody  500-yard Freestyle
  1,650-yard Freestyle
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Connor Sholtis 100-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Colin White 1-meter Diving
  3-meter Diving
Tom Zhang 200-yard Medley Relay
   

Bates

Andrew Briggs 50-yard Breaststroke
Matthew Gagne 50-yard Butterfly
   

Connecticut College

Drew Andre 50-yard Freestyle
  100-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Loring Bowen 50-yard Butterfly
  100-yard Butterfly
  200-yard Backstroke
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Kirk Czelewicz 50-yard Breaststroke
  100-yard Breaststroke
  200-yard Breaststroke
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Michael Fothergill 50-yard Backstroke
  200-yard Freestyle Relay
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
Sam Gill 100-yard Backstroke
  100-yard Butterfly
  100-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Freestyle Relay
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
Bo Martin 400-yard Freestyle Relay
Patrick McGinnis 50-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Freestyle Relay
Mace Molina 1,000-yard Freestyle
   

Hamilton

Reid Swartz 50-yard Backstroke
   

Middlebury

Stephan Koenigsberger 100-yard Breaststroke
Ian Mackay 50-yard Butterfly
  50-yard Freestyle
  100-yard Butterfly
   

Tufts

William Metcalfe 200-yard Individual Medley
Matthew Rohrer 1-meter Diving
  3-meter Diving
Johann Schmidt 1-meter Diving
  3-meter Diving
   

Williams

Nathaniel Boley 100-yard Backstroke
  200-yard Backstroke
  200-yard Individual Medley
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
Christian Gronbeck 500-yard Freestyle
  1,000-yard Freestyle
  1,650-yard Freestyle
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
John Hammond  200-yard Freestyle Relay
Grant Johnson 200-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Freestyle Relay
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Timothy Lattimer 200-yard Breaststroke
  200-yard Individual Medley
  400-yard Individual Medley
Benjamin Lin 50-yard Backstroke
  100-yard Backstroke
  200-yard Backstroke
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
Alex McCarter 200-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
Pete McDonald 400-yard Individual Medley
Alexander Nanda 200-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Freestyle Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
Thad Ricotta 200-yard Butterfly
  500-yard Freestyle
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
  800-yard Freestyle Relay
Sean Sutherland 800-yard Freestyle Relay
Jake Tamposi 50-yard Breaststroke
  100-yard Breaststroke
  200-yard Medley Relay
  400-yard Medley Relay
   
Sam Gill
Swimmer of the Meet
Sam Gill, Connecticut College
Johann Schmidt
Diver of the Meet
Johann Schmidt, Tufts
Sam Gill  
Four Year High Point Swimmer
Sam Gill, Connecticut College
 Johann Schmidt
Four Year High Point Diver
Johann Schmidt, Tufts

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Rookie of the Year
Benjamin Lin, Williams

Marc Benvenuti
Swimming Coach of the Year
Mark Benvenuti, Conn. College
Brad Snodgrass
Diving Coach of the Year
Brad Snodgrass, Tufts
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