STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK - Chris Yacobacci, Men's Swimming
Sophomore Chris Yacobacci picked up four wins in individual events as the Iona College men's swimming and diving team split two home dual meets this past week. Against Fairfield, Yacobacci took first in the 200 yard IM with a time of 1:59.09. Yacobacci picked up another win in the 200 yard breaststroke, touching the wall with a time of 2:10.51 as the Gaels defeated the Stags 141-96. Against the US Merchant Marine Academy two days later, he topped his time in the 200 yard IM, this time winning with a time of 1:58.17. In the 100 yard breaststroke, Yacobacci won the event with a time of 59.37.
The Gaels return to the water Thursday when they travel to St. Francis (NY).