The Rider University men’s swimming and diving team opened the second semester of action with a 158-112 dual-meet victory against Monmouth. Meanwhile, the Bronc women bested the Hawks 178-92.
Lauren Bams and Kensey McMahon, LSU’s Juan Celaya-Hernandez and Aimee Wilson, Missouri’s Ike Khamis and Georgia’s Courtney Harnish were honored by the SEC for their efforts.
Florida State freshman swimmer Izaak Bastian was tabbed as the 2018 Male Junior Athlete of the Year by the Nassau Guardian.
SMU junior Erin Trahan was named the American Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week.
Binghamton sprinter Olivia Santos and VMI’s Steven Fopta, Calle Biles and John Reed were tabbed as the America East swimmers and divers of the week.
The American Athletic Conference has announced the winners of the league’s men’s and women’s swimming and diving honors for the week ending Jan. 13: SMU’s Erin Trahan and Cincinnati’s Dominic Polling, Dylan Porter and Tricia Roscoe.
Fresno State juniors Manuela Mendolicchio and Irina Nikolaeva have been named Mountain West Swimmer and Diver of the Week.
USA Diving announced Tuesday that High Performance Director and three-time Olympic coach Dan Laak has been contracted through 2024.
Florida State sophomore Joshua Davidson was selected as the ACC Male Diver of the Week.
Senior Zach Fong, junior Morgan Hill and junior Sydney Dusel were named ACC Performers of the Week after leading the Virginia men’s and women’s swimming and diving team to victory over the weekend.
Wabash College junior Kevin Sheridan has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Men’s Swimming and Diving Athlete of the Week for his performance in the Little Giants’ home victory Friday night over Illinois Wesleyan University.
The UNLV women’s swimming and diving team will head to UNR to compete in their first dual meet of 2019.
USA Diving announced Monday the 2019 USA Diving Rising Stars Championships will be added to the 2019 summer rotation, with two meets taking place July 12-14, 2019 in Buffalo, New York and Riverside, California.
The Bucknell men’s swimming & diving team dispatched Loyola, 170-119, to kick off 2019 on Friday afternoon at Kinney Natatorium, while the women bested the Greyhounds 180-115.