Alberto-Requejo Takes Home Final SSC Swimmer of the Week

WINTER PARK, Fla. - Saint Leo senior Milton Alberto-Requejo has been recognized as the Sunshine State Conference Men's Swimmer of the Week presented by VALIC.

The Buenos Aires, Argentina native collected three first-place finishes for the Lions in a 169-87 victory over Rollins. Alberto-Requejo won the 50-yard freestyle race in a time of 21.30 seconds. He then won the 500-yard freestyle race in a time of 4:46.58.

The senior led the 200-yard freestyle relay team to a first-place finish with a leadoff leg time of 21.37 seconds. The Lions won the race in a time of 1:28.88.

Alberto-Requejo and the rest of the Lions will have nearly a month to prepare for the Sunshine State Conference Championship which will kick off on Feb. 19 in Orlando at the YMCA Aquatic Center.

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