Troxel Named SCAC Swimmer of the Week

Troxel Named SCAC Swimmer of the Week

February 12, 2010

troxel_alex_200910mswim.jpgFebruary 12, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. —  DePauw senior Alex Troxel has been selected as the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Swimmer of the Week for his performances in the Tigers' wins over IUPUI and Rose-Hulman last weekend.

Competing in the final dual meets of his career, Troxel posted three season's bests including a win in the 200-yard breaststroke against Rose-Hulman in 2:15.34.

He also posted season's best times in the 50 backstroke against IUPUI in 27.18 seconds and in the 100 breaststroke in 1:02.63 in the same meet. Troxel also swam a 2:02.3 in the 200 back against IUPUI which was nearly a season's best.

DePauw competes in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships, February 17-20, at the University of Louisville's Ralph R. Wright Natatorium. The Tigers have won five straight conference titles and seven of the 11 they've competed in since 1999. More information on the Championships is available here.


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