Pittard, Sculti Named Pac-12 Women’s Swimmer and Diver of the Week

by SwimSwam 1

January 22nd, 2020 College, Pac-12

Courtesy: Pac-12 Conference

SAN FRANCISCO — The Conference office announced today that UTAH’s Charity Pittard was named Pac-12 Women’s Swimmer of the Week and STANFORD’S Carolina Sculti was named Pac-12 Women’s Diver of the Week.

WOMEN’S SWIMMER OF THE WEEK: Charity Pittard, Fr., Utah (Eagle, Idaho)
Pittard (Eagle, Idaho) helped the Utes to three wins this weekend, defeating Washington State (173.5-85.5), Nevada (150-108) and Denver (160-102). Pittard took first place in five events over the two days of competition. On Friday, versus WSU and Nevada, Pittard won the 200-yard breaststroke (2:17.03) and 200-yard individual medley (2:05.49).

On Saturday versus Denver, the freshman swimmer won the 100 breaststroke (1:04.62), 200 breaststroke (2:18.05) and 400 IM (4:29.89). Pittard helped the Utes extend their win streak to four and earned her first Swimmer of the Week/Month honor this season.

ALSO NOMINATED: Briana Thai, California; Emma Ruchala, Utah.

WOMEN’S DIVER OF THE WEEK: Carolina Sculti, So., Stanford (Rye, N.Y.)
Sculti (Rye, N.Y.) posted the top mark in Saturday’s 3-meter diving championship on the second day of competition at the Bruin Diving Invitational. Sculti’s combined score of 657.30 led the pack ahead of second-place finisher Daphne Wils (656.15) of Hawai’i. This is Sculti’s first Diver of the Week/Month honor this season.

ALSO NOMINATED: Laticia Transom, USC.


2019-20 PAC-12 WOMEN’S SWIMMER AND DIVER OF THE MONTH/WEEK

 Month/Week Swimmer Diver 
November Katie Drabot, Stanford Ruby Neave, UCLA
December Abbey Weitzeil, California Nike Agunbiade, USC
January 8  Camryn Curry, Arizona State
January 15 Isa Odgers, USC
January 22 Charity Pittard, Utah Carolina Sculti, Stanford

 


PAC-12 WOMEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING CHAMPIONSHIP

• Tickets for the 2020 Pac-12 Women’s Swimming and Diving Championship on Feb. 26-29 in Federal Way, Wash. are on sale now. Tickets can be found at pac-12.com or by clicking the link here.

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Dave

The Stanford Women divers might be able to contribute significant points to the team titles in both Pac 12 and NCAA. Are divers points combined with swimming points estimated in the rankings of teams ?

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