Pieter VanLeeuwen is a first-year student in UPEI's School of Sustainable Design Engineering and a member of the UPEI swim team. VanLeeuwen set a new UPEI record in the men's 100-metre breaststroke with a time of 1:13.03. He also placed second in the men's 400-metre freestyle and third in the 200-metre freestyle.
"Pieter is a very well rounded and talented athlete," said Theriault. "He can swim and be competitive in a multitude of events from sprints right up to distance events. He is a valuable member to our squad."