Willis and Orzolek Named Swimmers of the Week

Willis and Orzolek Named Swimmers of the Week

Katie Willis and James Orzolek have been selected as the CollegeSwimming.com Swimmers of the Week for the Landmark Conference as announced on the organization's website earlier this week.

Willis posted wins in the 50 and 100-yard freestyle races and also helped a pair of relays to first-place finishes for the River Hawks in the dual meet at Scranton over the weekend.

Her winning time in the 50 was 24.80 and the winning time in the 100 was 53.94. She also teamed with Cate Welch, Joann Butkus and Maggie Palaski to win the 200-yard medley relay and capped the meet with Jess Jozefiak, Tori Weems and Butkus to win the 400-yard freestyle relay.

Orzolek was the winner of the Male Swimmer of the Week after he posted wins in the 50, 100 and 200-yard freestyle races. He had winning times of 22.16, 48.86 and 1:48.63 in the three races respectively.

The duo and the rest of the River Hawks are off until the Landmark Conference Championships from February 16-18 in Germantown, Maryland.