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Ali Pourmaleki '18 Named All-NESCAC

Ali Pourmaleki '18 Named All-NESCAC

HADLEY, Mass. – Junior Ali Pourmaleki of the Wesleyan University men's swimming & diving team earned All-NESCAC honors following his performance at the conference championships this past weekend.


The top three finishers in each event received all-conference recognition.

Pourmaleki was named All-NESCAC for his Wesleyan record-setting performance in the 200-yard butterfly as he finished second overall with a mark of 1:50.06. The time is also a NCAA "B" cut qualifying mark and currenlty ranks 17th in Division III.

Additionally, the junior was a part of the 400 medley relay and 400 free relay teams that set new varsity records with times of 3:28.40 and 3:07.33, respectively, while his lead off leg of the 800 free relay also set a new varsity record with a mark of 1:49.59.