Herrlett and Richer named Region III Athlete of the Week
HERKIMER, NY – The Herkimer Generals swimming and diving program had two athletes, Nicholas Herrlett and Corinne Richer, earn Region III Athlete of the Week nominations for their success in the pool.
Herrlett – a Liberal Arts & Sciences: Generals Studies major at Herkimer College - captured his third first place finish in three meets for the Generals, breaking school records in consecutive weeks in one-meter dive. The freshman accumulated 273.37 in six attempts during the programs only home meet of the season last Saturday (11/21).
As for Richer, the sophomore combined for three first place finishes at Cristman Pool. The Liberal Arts and Sciences: Science major did it individually in the 1000 Yard. Freestyle (13:04.26), then combined with other teammates in the 200 Yard. Medley and Freestyle Relay, posting times of 2:20.14 and 2:04.17.
“Nicholas and Corinne bring great pride to our swimming and diving program,” said Head Swimming & Diving Coach Vicki Brown. “They are both good at what they do, but strive to improve each day so they can continue to raise the bar for their own accomplishments.”