Swimming & Diving Athletes of the Week2 min read
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Males’s Swimmer of the Week
Jordan Crooks, Tennessee
Crooks, a sophomore from George City, Cayman Islands, received a mixed seven races final week to assist lead the Vols to a pair of wins over No. 11 Georgia and Carson-Newman. In opposition to the Bulldogs, Crooks touched the wall first within the 100 fly (45.71) and the 100 again (46.32). As well as, he swam the fly leg within the 200 medley relay (1:24.40/19.92) and the anchor leg within the 400 free relay (2:52.57/41.87). In opposition to the Eagles, Crooks posted the highest time within the 100 again (46.25), swam the second leg of the first-place 200 medley relay (1:25.75/21.17) and swam the second leg of the profitable 200 free relay (1:18.25/18.49).
Males’s Diver of the Week
Victor Povzner, Texas A&M
Povzner, a junior from Toronto, Ontario, swept the springboard occasions within the win over LSU. Povzner registered a closing rating of 385.95 on the 1-meter and 421.65 on the 3-meter.
Males’s Freshman of the Week
Gui Caribe, Tennessee
Caribe, a freshman from Salvador, Brazil, received a mixed six occasions to assist the Vols defeat No. 11 Georgia and Carson-Newman. In opposition to Georgia, Caribe swept the dash freestyles with a 19.30 within the 50 free and a 42.80 within the 100 free. He was additionally a member of the profitable 200 medley relay (1:24.40/18.93 free Leg) and the 400 free relay (2:52.57/43.23 leadoff leg). In opposition to Carson-Newman, Caribe swam the fly leg of the first-place 200 medley relay (1:25.75/20.78) and the leadoff leg of the first-place 200 free relay (1:18.25/19.35).
Ladies’s Swimmer of the Week
Kristen Stege, Tennessee
Stege, a senior from Naperville, In poor health., received three particular person occasions and posted the nation’s high time to assist the Girl Vols win each of their meets in opposition to No. 15 Georgia and Carson-Newman. Swimming the mile for the primary time this season, Stege clocked an NCAA-leading 15:57.01 effort within the 1650 free in opposition to Carson-Newman. She rounded out the meet in opposition to Carson-Newman with a 4:45.66 mark to win the five hundred free. Throughout Tennessee’s win in opposition to Georgia, Stege posted the highest time within the 1000 free, touching the wall in 9:46.49.
Ladies’s Diver of the Week
Brooke Schultz, South Carolina
Schultz, a graduate scholar from Fayetteville, Ark., set a program document along with her win on the 1-meter springboard vs. Davidson with a career-high rating of 370.58. Schultz positioned second on the 3-meter springboard with a closing rating of 395.85.
Ladies’s Freshman of the Week
Lydia Hanlon, Kentucky
Hanlon, a freshman from Tallahassee, Fla., received the 200 backstroke within the win over No. 6 Louisville with a time of 1:52.16, the tenth quickest time within the nation. Hanlon additionally earned two extra podium finishes to contribute 14 factors to the crew rating. She claimed second place within the 100 again (52.76) and swam the third leg of the third-place 400 free relay (3:19.59/49.76).