NEWMAC Women's Swimmer of the Week
Molly Sykes, WPI (Fr. – Falmouth, Mass.)
Sykes posted the quickest times in a pair of events to help WPI collect wins over Simmons (165-135), Brandeis (197-96), Smith (241-59) and Babson (241-48) in the first dual meets of the season Friday night. The rookie was the first of three Engineers to touch the wall in the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 1:09.72 and later had the fastest 400-yard IM performance with a 4:42.14, which is the top NEWMAC time of the young season. She was also the second leg of the victorious 200-yard medley relay.