Zais garners second weekly NEWMAC accolade this season

NORTON, Mass. - Wheaton College women's swimming & diving senior Nicole Zais (Sudbury, Mass./Lincoln-Sudbury Regional) garnered her second New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Swimmer-of-the-Week accolade of the season and third of her career, this time for the week ending on Sunday, February 6.

Zais had a hand in a trio of event victories during the two-day Wheaton Invitational over the weekend.  She swept the 100- and 200-yard breaststrokes in 1:07.29 and 2:30.09, respectively.  Zais also swam a leg on the victorious 400-yard medley relay team that finished in 4:09.20.  For the season, she has an impressive 20 individual event wins and 11 relay victories.

The Lyons return to action in a couple of weekends at the three-day NEWMAC Championship at Mount Holyoke College.  The meet begins on Friday, February 18.