Gabby Acker, Fr., Women's Swimming & Diving

Gabby Acker, Fr., Women's Swimming & Diving

2018-19 TIGER OF THE WEEK, Week 14 | Dec. 4 | Gabby Acker, Women's Swimming & Diving

SEWANEE, Tenn. - Freshman swimmer Gabby Acker has been named Tiger of the Week after her performance last weekend at the Transylvania Invitational.

The Memphis, Tenn. native earned wins for the third consecutive meet in the 100 and 200 breaststroke. The freshman improved on her season-best times with wins in the 100 (1:06.12) and the 200 (2:24.56).

Acker currently holds the best time in each event this season and the second-best marks in program history.

She also participated in the 200, 400 and 800 freestyle relay. The quartet of Kate Mabry, Anna Hawkins Dulaney, Gabby Acker and Annie Heller finished third in the event with a 1:40.36 time.

They also swam the 400 and 800 free relays, finishing in third (3:43.44) and fourth (8:16.90), respectively. They finished their relay weekend with the 400 medley relay, coming in third with a 4:09.01.

Acker and the rest of the Tigers return to the pool on Jan. 19 with a home dual meet against Rhodes.

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Week 14, December 4, 2018 - Gabby Acker (Women's Swimming & Diving)
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Week 8, October 23, 2018 - Meghan Symonds (Women's Golf)
Week 7, October 16, 2018 - Thompson Schollaert (Men's Soccer)
Week 6, October 9, 2018 - Buckley Norman (Field Hockey)
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Week 4, September 25, 2018 - Gillian Campbell (Women's Soccer)
Week 3, September 18, 2018 - Ellie Pedersen (Volleyball)
Week 2, September 11, 2018 - Kyle Johnston (Men's Soccer)
Week 1, September 4, 2018 - Michael Jacobs (Football)