January 24, 2011

Guild Named Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week

YORK, Pa. – York College junior women's swimmer Michaela Guild is this week's Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week. Guild won five races in the Spartans' two meets against Millersville and Frostburg St.

The junior won the 500 freestyle for the fourth straight time in Friday's meet as she recorded a 5:32.89. She also posted her season best mark in the 1,000 freestyle with a time of 11:20.00. To go along with her two individual wins, Guild also lead off the Spartans' victorious 400 free relay (3:58.30).

Guild also had a strong showing on Saturday at Frostburg State. She posted meet-best times in the 100-meter breaststroke (1:26.79), the 400–meter freestyle (5:06.45) and the 200-meter IM (2:44.44).

Next up for Guild and the Spartans is the Capital Athletic Conference Championships at St. Mary's February 18-20, where Guild looks to build onto her tremendous season. 

2010-2011 SPARTAN ATHLETES-OF-THE-WEEK

Release written by Dave Datz - York College Athletic Communications practicum student