Alfred State swimmer Mark Pendleton (Beacon) has been named the Alfred State athlete of the week. Pendleton and the Pioneers dove into the 2013 schedule this past week with competitions at Wells College and Monroe CC.
Versus Wells College on Wednesday, Pendleton won the 1650 free (20:15.63) and the 100 free (58.11). He also was part of the winning 200 medley relay team.
At the Monroe CC Invitational, he was 2nd in the 1650 free (19:42.78), 4th in the 200 back (2:41.14), and 6th in the 100 breast (1:14.91).
Alfred heads to Jamestown CC twice this next week. They swim vs. JCC in a WNYAC dual meet on Wednesday and then head back on Saturday for the Jayhawk Invitational.