The time has come to vote for who you believe deserves the honor of HERO of The Week for their performance in last week's swim and dive competitions at the D2 level for men.
Voting takes place in the poll below, and once you have done so, make sure you share with your friends to get your favorite candidate the most votes as possible. Voting will close at 10 a.m. PST on Friday.
If you have a nominee for future installments, make sure to tweet them out to @HEROSportsHOTW with the hashtag #HEROSwim. Without further ado, let's get to it!
Grantas Dapkus, Northern Michigan
Dapkus had a fantastic showing at the GLIAC Championships with two finishes on the podium. In her 1000 Free title win, she also set a personal best.
Joao Ribeiro, Wayne State
Another standout from the GLIAC Championships, Ribeiro returns to the nominations list after a few weeks off. Participating in the 200 and 400 IM events, he finished with a silver and gold medal.
Harry Shalamon, Grand Valley State
Shalamon had three podium finishes at the GLIAC Championships with two silver medals at the end of the day. The runner-up finishes came in the 50 Back and 100 Fly.
Paul Pijulet, Queens (NC)
Pijulet was one of the top Queens swimmers as the overall program dominated the Bluegrass Mountain Championships. He won four events and set a personal best in the 100 Back.
Spencer Steward, William Jewell
Steward was the beacon of success for WJ during the Drury Last Chance event, winning his one event on the day. In his 200 Breast victory, he improved his previous time by a little over half a second.