SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University men's swim and dive freshman Matthew Mays (St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands) and women's soccer junior Cayla D'Amico (Grafton, Mass.) have been named the Navigant Credit Union Athletes of the Week for their outstanding performances in the week ending Oct. 15.
Fans can view the athletes of the week by clicking on the “Athlete of the Week” tab on the BryantBulldogs.com homepage or any team page.
D'Amico recorded a goal and assist in Bryant’s 2-1 victory over Sacred Heart on Friday afternoon for a career-high of three points. The junior scored or assisted on every goal of the game for the Bulldogs, providing an offensive spark to propel the Bulldogs to victory.
Mays won all four of his events this weekend again, making him a perfect 8-for-8 in the pool to start his Bulldog career. He also swam a pool-record time of 1:52.43 in the 200 Back and was a part of the 400 Free Relay team that set another pool record with a time of 3:10.63. All in all, Mays has three pool records in two official swims with Bryant.