March 13, 2010
Drakes Swims to Honorable Mention All-America Honors
CANTON, OH – Catawba senior Patrik Drakes (Stockholm, SWEDEN/Rudbechs) closed out a decorated career with the Indians, swimming to honorable mention All-America honors at the 2010 NCAA II Swimming and Diving Championships being held at the Branin Natatorium. Drakes swam both the 100 and 200 breaststroke at the NCAA II Nationals the last two years.
This year, Drakes was overcoming an injury before the spring semester and qualified for the 100 breast “B” final with a 13th-place swim in Friday’s preliminary in a time of 56.85. He was 16th in the consolation final, touching in 58.08. Drakes was 20th on Saturday in the 200 breast, posting a time of 2:07.91.
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