WESTWOOD, Mass.—Following Saturday's season-opening victory over UMass Dartmouth, the Babson College women's 200-yard freestyle relay team was named Relay Team of the Week by the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) on Monday afternoon.
Senior Maria Orive (Guatemala City, Guatemala) and first-years Elizabeth Demoine (Highstown, N.J.), Stella Hu (Wellesley, Mass.) and Abigail Voce (Oxford, N.Y.) posted a time of 1:46.03 in the final event of the afternoon to finish first by more than seven seconds. The victory was the 11th of the day in 16 events for the Beavers in their 153-115 win over the Corsairs.
Babson returns to action on Friday when it travels to WPI to face the host Engineers, Brandeis and Smith beginning at 6:30 p.m.