COLUMBIA, Ky. – Clemens Paetzold is the Mid-South Conference Men's Swimmer of the Week, conference officials announced on Monday.
The sophomore from Ratzeburg, Germany earns his second conference weekly honor of the season and fifth of his career.
Paetzold notched eight national "A" cuts at the Brenau (Ga.) Invitational this past weekend.
He recorded a top-five finish in all eight events he competed in at the meet.
Paetzold finished third in the 100 and 200-yard backstroke events with times of 51.44 and 1:53.10, respectively. He rounded out his individual events finishing third in the 200-yard individual medley posting a time of 1:54.97.
In five relay events, Paetzold helped Lindsey Wilson to five top-five finishes, including a second-place finish in the 400-yard medley relay after the team finished the race in 3:27.03.