Nero Awarded Second Team All-Conference Honors
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 283 hits
Penn State Altoona freshman Ashley Nero (Oak Hill, VA/Oakton) earned a pair of Second Team All-Conference awards on Monday, when the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released its 2013-2014 Women's Swimming All-Conference Team.
Nero capped her impressive freshman campaign with a strong performance in the AMCC Championships, where she clinched runner-up status in the 100 Yard and 200 Yard Breaststroke to garner Second Team All-Conference nods in each event.
On Friday, February 14, the second night of the conference championships, Nero finished in second place in the 100 Yard Breaststroke with a time of 1:12.86.
In the third and final night of the AMCCs, Saturday, February 15, Nero placed second in the 200 Yard Breaststroke when she clocked in at 2:42.12.
As a team, the Lady Lions finished in fourth place at the AMCCs with a team score of 119.