Kerecsen Named A-10 Rookie Performer of the Week

Kerecsen Named A-10 Rookie Performer of the Week

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – St. Bonaventure University women's swimming freshman Gerle Kerecsen has been named Atlantic 10 Rookie Performer of the Week, conference officials announced Tuesday.

The Bonnies improved to 7-2 on the season after defeating Canisius, 196-102 on Saturday.

Kerecsen, a Hodmezovasarhely, Hungary native, was the winner of four events. The Budapest native anchored for the 400-freestyle relay team winning with a time of 3:37.29. She placed first in the 100-breaststroke with a time of 1:04.64. Kerecsen would finish the day winning the 100-butterfly (58.88) and the 50-freestyle (24.11).

This week continued a run of Atlantic 10 awards for Bonnies women's swimming and diving. The team has been recognized for 10 individual weekly awards this season.

Bonnies Weekly A-10 Awards
Devon McFadden – Performer of the Week Nov. 14, 2017
Gerle Kerecsen – Rookie Performer of the Week Nov. 14, 2017
Lina Kutsko – Performer of the Week Oct. 31, 2017
Devon McFadden – CollegeSwimming.com Atlantic 10 Swimmer of the Week Oct. 31, 2017
Lina Kutsko – Performer of the Week Oct. 24, 2017
Lina Kutsko – Performer of the Week Oct. 18, 2017
Lina Kutsko – CollegeSwimming.com Atlantic 10 Swimmer of the Week Oct. 18, 2017
Riley Parker – Rookie Performer of the Week Oct. 18, 2017
Lina Kutsko – Rookie Performer of the Week Oct. 11, 2017
Lina Kutsko – CollegeSwimming.com Atlantic 10 Swimmer of the Week Oct. 11, 2017

St. Bonaventure women's swimming and diving returns to action on Dec. 1 at the Zippy Invitational at Akron University.

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