Riley Ewing '18, Men's Swimming

The Bates men's and women's swimming teams both swept Trinity College and Wesleyan University in head-to-head scoring in the first meet of the season Nov. 18, 2017 at Tarbell Pool. Senior captain Riley Ewing led the way for the men and is the Male Bobcat of the Week! (File photo by d3photography.com) 

Senior captain Riley Ewing (Bedford, N.H.) won three individual races plus a relay for the Bates men's swimming team and the host Bobcats swept their NESCAC rivals Trinity College and Wesleyan University on Saturday in the opening swimming and diving meet of the 2017-18 season.

Ewing won the 100-yard backstroke in 53.07 seconds, the 200 back in 1:55.70 and the 200 IM in 1:59.63. Ewing also helped Bates win the 200 medley relay in 1:35.65.