LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall junior Eric Lang was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Men's Swimmer of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday. The honor is the first of Lang's career and the first for a Diplomat this year.
Lang began 2017 with a bang, earning three individual victories as F&M thumped Susquehanna 174-88 on Sunday afternoon. The junior opened with a win in the 100-yard breaststroke (59.86) as the Diplomats swept the top three spots in the race. His time of 2:15.78 was also good for victory in the 200-yard breaststroke, before finishing his night by leading another sweep in the 200-yard IM, taking first in 2:02.16.
Lang and the Diplomats return to the pool on Friday, hosting McDaniel at 6:00 p.m.