Neuhaus Earns NEC Weekly Honor

Sophomore swimmer Helene Neuhaus was named the Northeast Conference Swimmer of the Week it was announced on Tuesday.  Neuhaus and the Blue Devils remained unbeaten in dual meet action this season after defeating St. Francis (PA) and Duquesne over the weekend.

Neuhaus picks up her first NEC Swimmer of the Week honor after collecting three first place finishes at CCSU's tri meet with Saint Francis (PA) and Duquesne.

The sophomore touched the wall first in the 100 free (53.47), 50 free (24.67) and 100 backstroke (1:00.51). The Westport, CT native also swam the first leg for the 400-meeter free relay team, helping the team to a 3:36.39 finish, good for first place. Her 100 freestyle time ranks first in the conference.

Neuhaus and the Blue Devils return to action on Saturday at the University of New Hampshire.