ATLANTA (Nov. 06, 2018) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Sam Melhorn of Hendrix has been named the SAA Men's Swimming Student-Athlete of the Week.
At the 56th annual Hendrix Relays, Melhorn led the Warriors in the 800 Free Relay with a time of 1.50.66. After that win, he then took the 200 Free Relay with a time of 22.26 seconds. He also posted victories in the 400 IM Relay with his Warrior teammates.
In that race, his lead off time in the 100 IM set a new school record! The next day, Melhorn finished second in the 200 IM with the time of 2.00.73 and won the 200 Breaststroke with a mark of 2.13.64.