Women’s Swimming News

Laval’s Danika Ethier and McGill’s Pablo Collin have been named the U SPORTS swimmers of the week for the period ending January 22, 2023.

Danika Ethier, Laval

Hometown: Kapuskasing, Ont.
Year of eligibility: 1
Academic Program: Sociology

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Rouge et Or rookie swimmer Danika Ethier had her best competition of the season at home on Friday during the RSEQ University Cup #4. The Sociology student won three gold medals and was named the female athlete of the meet. She beat out the competition in the 50-metre and 100-metre breaststroke events and contributed to the first-place finish in the 4x100-metre medley relay.

Pablo Collin, McGill

Hometown: Marseille, France
Year of eligibility: 2
Academic program: Science

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Pablo Collin won two golds and one silver while registering a meet-high 563 points in last weekend’s fourth leg of the RSEQ University Cup series in Quebec City. Collin finished first in the 200-meter freestyle with a time of 1:53.44, his first-ever win in this event at the collegiate level. The second-year Redbird swimmer also collected gold in the 4x100-metre freestyle relay and silver in the 1500-metre freestyle.