By Mike DeVader, Communications and Sports Information Intern
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Nathan Lethbridge of Union (Ky.) has been named the NAIA Men's Swimmer of the Month, the national office announced Wednesday. Lethbridge was selected for his performances from the beginning of the season up until Jan. 11. This is the first swimming honor of the 2014-15 season.
National Swimmer of the Month
Nathan Lethbridge, Union (Ky.)
Fr., London, Canada
• Lethbridge won 14-of-16 individual events he competed in, and added three victories in relay events.
• The freshman posted “A” cut times in 14 individual events.
• The London, Canada, native set a school record in the 100-meter butterfly (49.89) and pool record in the 50-meter freestyle (20.80) on Dec. 6 in the Union College Winter Invitational at Stivers Aquatic Center.
• This is Lethbridge’s first national award.
For the complete NAIA Player of the Week calendar, click here.
For more information on NAIA Men’s Swimming & Diving, click here.
The second NAIA Men's Swimmer of the Month will be announced Feb. 4.
2014-15 Men's Swimming & Diving Composite Award Winners (Schedule)
January: Nathan Lethbridge, Union (Ky.)