Gansevoort, N.Y. – The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) announced today that SUNY Cobleskill freshman Alex Steelman, Ithaca, N.Y., Lansing High School, has been named the league’s Co-Female Swimmer-of-the-Week for the week ending Sunday February 2, 2014. This marks the second time this season the Ithaca, N.Y. native has been honored by the NEAC with Female Swimmer-of-the-Week honors.

The Fighting Tiger freshman diver won the one-meter diving event posting a score of 212.60 points at the 2014 Skidmore College Women’s Sprint Invitational hosted by Skidmore College on Sunday afternoon at the Thoroughbreds Williamson Sports Center in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Led by Steelman, the Orange & Black posted a team score of 79 points to place fifth overall in a field of six teams at the meet.

Cobleskill will next be in action at the 2014 North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Men’s & Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships hosted by Cazenovia College in Cazenovia, N.Y. from Friday February 14th thru Sunday February 16th. The action will begin on Friday February 14th beginning at 9:00 a.m.