Avon’s Downing Named SWC Girls Swimmer of the Week

The Southwestern Conference released its Girls Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for January 22-28 this evening. Below is this week’s honoree:

Girls Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week
Alex Downing

Alex became the first person in history to win 16 career gold medals at the SWC Championship. She won the 200 Free and the 100 Butterfly with a meet record time. She also anchored the 200 Free Relay and 400 Free Relay to victories for the Eagles, who won the SWC Championship for a fourth straight season.

Other Notable Performances:

Stephanie Trimbitas (Jr.), North Ridgeville
Was the Rangers’ highest performer at the SWC Championship.