Lincoln swimmer Scahill earns weekly honor at Colby-Sawyer

Lincoln swimmer Scahill earns weekly honor at Colby-Sawyer

NEW LONDON, N.H. – Garrett Scahill, a 2017 graduate of Lincoln High and a junior co-captain on the Colby-Sawyer College men’s swim team, was recently named the school’s Male Athlete of the Week for the second time this year.

In a meet against Norwich University, Scahill swam to a runner-up finish in the 100-yard backstroke in 58.64 seconds and a third place in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:59.14. Both times were Scahill’s best of the season.

Last season, Scahill received a pair of GNAC (Great Northeast Athletic Conference) All-Conference honors, as well as a spot on the NEISDA (New England Intercollegiate Swimming & Diving Association) Spring All-Academic Team.