March 5, 2012
STANFORD, Calif.-- Stanford freshman David Nolan was named the Muscle Milk Athlete of the Week after earning the Pac-12 Swimmer of the Meet honor following six wins at last week's championships.
The freshman, who ranks nationally in the top-15 in five events, won the 100 and 200 back as well as the 200 IM with career-bests, which each rank in the Stanford record book top-five. Nolan was also a part of three relay wins as the Cardinal won its 31st consecutive conference title.
The men's swimmers are off this week at they prepare for the NCAA Championships. The divers compete at the Zone Championships starting on Thursday.
Other athletes nominated: Chasson Randle (men's basketball), Bradley Klahn (men's tennis), Ellen Tsay (women's tennis), Nnemkadi Ogwumike (women's basketball), Ashley Grossman (women's water polo), Brett Mooneyham (baseball), Brad Lawson (men's volleyball), Nicole Pechanec (women's gymnastics), Lyndsey Munoz (lacrosse), Geoffrey Tabor (men's track), Aisling Cuffe (women's track), Leah White (softball)