Eastern sophomore swimmer Erin McVeigh (Windsor) and senior men's basketball player Nick Nedwick (Irvington, NY) were honored by the Little East Conference in its eighth weekly awards program for the week ending Jan. 22.
McVeigh was named Swimmer-of-the-Week after helping the Warriors to a pair of home dual meet victories for the week ending Jan. 22, while Nedwick was named Player-of-the-Week after leading the Warriors to two conference wins. McVeigh was named for the first time and became the program's second Swimmer-of-the-Week this year; Nedwick was recognized as Player-of-the-Week for the first time in his standout four-year career. As a sophomore, he was selected to the LEC honor roll on Jan. 25, 2010. Nedwick becomes the team's first individual honoree this season.