Monday, December 10, 2012GREENVILLE, Pa. - Senior Dan Gutmann (Cranberry Twp., PA / Seneca Valley), a member of the Westminster College men's swimming & diving teams, was recognized by the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) as the Men's Swimmer/Diver of the Week for the week of Dec. 10.
Gutmann guided Westminster to a 176.5-108.5 win over Penn-State Behrend on Saturday to keep the Titans undefeated at 6-0. Gutmann earned first-place finishes in the 100 yard freestyle (49.14) and the 100 yard breaststroke (1:00.24) and was also part of the winning 200 yard medley relay team (1:36.36).
Westminster begins winter break and will compete next at Division II Rollins College on January 9 at 2 p.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.