Athena Sampalis, Women's Swimming

Athena Sampalis
Athena Sampalis

Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College sophomore women's swimmer Athena Sampalis (West Greenwich, RI) has been named the Rhode Island College Female Athlete of the Week for January 22.

Sampalis took first in the 50-yard backstroke (36.58), first in the 100-yard backstroke (1:17.62) and was second in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:22.40) in the team's match against Western Connecticut.

The Anchorwomen will return to action when they travel to Westfield State on Saturday, January 26 (1:00 p.m).