BOSTON, Mass. - Senior Shannon Daly (Brightwaters, N.Y.) has been named the America East Performer of the Week for the second week in a row. Daly's efforts helped power the University of New Hampshire to its seventh straight dual meet win.
Daly set a new pool record in the 200-yard breaststroke during the University of New Hampshire's win against Rhode Island. She was first to the wall at 2 minutes 18.53 seconds, beating the previous record of 2:18.94 previously held by Kristen Zeimetz in 1998. Daly also claimed a win in the 100-breaststroke, finishing at 1:05.20.
In the 200-medley relay, Daly helped power teammates Ana Dowell, Catie McDonough and Deanna Petchonka to a first place finish, with a final time of 1:52.39.
New Hampshire (7-1, 2-1 America East) travels to Maine to take on the University of Maine February 2 at 5 p.m.