Westford's Katherine Pawlak Tabbed as WPI Women's Student-Athlete of the Week
The freshman set the 50-yard freestyle school record with a fifth-place 24.16 on Friday night. Pawlak was also seventh in the 50-yard breaststroke (31.25), 14th in the 100-yard breaststroke, and the C final winner (21st) in the 100-yard freestyle. The 50 breast leads the conference while the 50 free is fourth. the 100 free is eighth and the 100 breast is ninth. She also topped the NEWMAC leaderboard with a 26.93 in the 50-yard butterfly trials. As part of a relay, Pawlak was seventh in the 200-yard freestyle, eighth in the 400-yard freestyle, 10th in the 200-yard medley, and 14th in the 400-yard medley.