clear
Tuesday June 30th, 2015 8:49AM

Brenau's Rumker named swimmer of the week

By staff
GAINESVILLE -- The Appalachian Swimming Conference named Brenau University junior Shelby Rumker of Douglas its Women's Swimmer of the Week for her performance at a three-institution meet at South Georgia College in Douglas on Jan. 10.

Competing against swimmers from South Georgia College and Thomas University, Rumker recorded a personal best and finished second in the 100 butterfly with a time of 1:02.58. She also finished second in the 200 freestyle in 2:01.73 and the 100 backstroke in 1:02.19.

In the ASC, Rumker is currently ranked 23rd in the 50 freestyle, sixth in the 100 freestyle, second in the 200 freestyle, fifth in the 100 backstroke, fourth in the 200 backstroke and ninth in the 100 butterfly.

In the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics standings, Rumker is currently ranked fifth in the 200 freestyle and 10th in both the 100 and 200 backstroke.
© Copyright 2015 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
2014 Top 10: Looking back at the top sports stories of the year
It was another year for the record books in 2014, mostly for the right reasons -- state championships, new challenges and new stars taking their turn to shine. But there were also plenty of big stories that reminded us that sports -- like life -- isn
11:55PM ( 5 months ago )
NASCAR K&N Pro Series schedules set for 2015
DAYTONA BEACH, FL - NASCAR announced recently the 2015 schedules for its top developmental regional touring series, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and NASCAR K&N Pro Series West.
2:00PM ( 5 months ago )
Lanierland boys final: Johnson makes history with win over Red Elephants <b> (VIDEO) </b>
Ever the aggressor on the court, Johnson
8:55AM ( 5 months ago )
Sports
Jackets, Mississippi St. clash in Orange Bowl
No. 10 Georgia Tech has the nation's second-ranked rushing offense. No. 8 Mississippi State has held seven of its 12 opponents under 125 yards on the ground.
5:04PM ( 5 months ago )
Ole Miss defense braces for TCU offense in Peach Bowl
Mississippi and TCU were part of the playoffs story in 2014. Each team was part of the chase. Each team fell short of the coveted semifinals.
5:01PM ( 5 months ago )
Kiffin shining again after season of redemption
Lane Kiffin was modest in his goals and complimentary about the team he'll be facing in the Sugar Bowl. He went on and on about how much he's learned from Nick Saban, while insisting it's no big deal when his boss yells at him. Very un-Kiffin-like, you might say.
11:02PM ( 6 months ago )
College Sports
Garner named new girls soccer coach at Gainesville
Former Gainesville High School athlete and coach, Shelly Garner, has been named new girls soccer coach at Gainesville.
11:44PM ( 9 hours ago )
Ralston qualifies third straight US Junior Championship
Spencer Ralston is headed back to the United States Junior Golf Championship tournament...
By AccessWDUN Staff
11:07PM ( 9 hours ago )
Budenholzer hopes Hardaway helps Hawks keep Millsap, Carroll
Now that he's added Tim Hardaway Jr., Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has narrowed his focus on re-signing All-Star forward Paul Millsap and starting guard DeMarre Carroll.
11:06PM ( 9 hours ago )
Korver to have 3rd surgery since March, this time on elbow
Hawks guard Kyle Korver will undergo his third surgery since March when a specialist removes loose bodies from his right elbow on Tuesday.
10:48PM ( 10 hours ago )
Georgia high court says bonds for Braves stadium are valid
The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the authorization of up to $397 million in bonds to build a new baseball stadium for the Braves in Cobb County.
By Associated Press
10:41AM ( 22 hours ago )