Matt Ross Named CCIW Swimmer of the Week

RossTERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology junior Matt Ross (West Lafayette/Harrison) was named the College Conference of Illinois Men's Swimmer of the Week for his efforts against Millikin and Wabash last week.

Against Wabash, Ross won the 100-yard butterfly in a time of 53.57 seconds and captured the 200-butterfly in 1:58.40. 

In the Millikin meet, he contributed victories in the 100-backstroke (1:00.24) and the 400-individual medley (4:29.62).

The civil engineering major ranks third in school history in three events and placed in the top six in three events at the 2011 CCIW meet.  Rose-Hulman competes in the CCIW in swimming and in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference in 18 varsity sports.