Sasse Earns Skyline Male Swimmer Of The Week Honors, Moore Named Rookie Of The Week

Sasse Earns Skyline Male Swimmer Of The Week Honors, Moore Named Rookie Of The Week

NEW YORK (Dec. 5, 2016) – The Skyline Conference announced on Monday that a pair of USMMA men's swimmers have swept the league's weekly awards, as senior Karl Sasse (Frederick, Md.) was named the Skyline Swimmer of the Week and freshman Michael Moore (Los Alamos, N.M.) earned Rookie of the Week honors.
 
Sasse earned a pair of third-place finishes individually at this past weekend's TCNJ Lions Invitational in New Jersey. He touched third in both the 100 breaststroke (59.25) and the 200 breaststroke (2:11.33) events. Sasse was also the second leg of the 200 Medley Relay squad that came in fourth place with a time of 1:37.56.
 
Moore also finished third in two individual events – the 1650 freestyle (17:24.09) and the 200 butterfly (2:01.32). In addition, the rookie was a member of the 800 freestyle relay team that came in third place with a time of 7:28.04.
 
For the complete release from the Skyline Conference, click here.
 
Sasse, Moore and the rest of the Mariners are back in the pool on Friday night, Dec. 9, when they take on Skyline Conference opponent Old Westbury in the squad's first dual meet of the season, a neutral-site matchup at St. Joseph's College of Long Island out in Patchogue, N.Y. The first event is slated for 6 p.m. at the Golden Eagles' Danzi Athletic Center Pool.
 
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