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Botha Named Horizon League Swimmer of the Week
Release: Tuesday 01/31/2012 
by WSU Athletic Media Relations

For the second time this season, senior Hermanus Botha has been selected as the Horizon League Male Swimmer of the Week.

Botha (Krugersdrop, South Africia) won three events as the Raiders closed out the home portion of their schedule with a Senior Day win over Xavier on January 28.  He won the 200 free with a time of 1:41.32, the 50 free with a time of 21.35 and the 100 free with a time of 46.28.

For the year, Botha is undefeated in the 100 free over 10 races, has won the 50 free seven times while finishing second twice and has won the 200 free six times while placing second once.

Botha previously won the Swimmer of the Week award on October 25.

Wright State wraps up the regular season with a meet at Cincinnati on Saturday, February 4, starting at 11:00.