Mountain West Announces Women's Swimmer and Diver of the Week
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Wyoming senior Molly Coonce has been named Mountain West Swimmer of the Week, while senior teammate Kari Campbell has earned MW Women’s Diver of the Week honors for competition ending January 17, 2016. It is the second weekly award for both student-athletes.
The next Mountain West Women’s Swimmer & Diver of the Week will be announced on Tuesday, January 26.
WOMEN'S SWIMMER OF THE WEEK
MOLLY COONCE, WYOMING
Senior, Batavia, Illinois / Rosary High School
• Won the butterfly events as Wyoming beat Arizona State in Tempe 152-146 on January 16. It was the Cowgirls’ first victory against a Pac-12 opponent.
• Won the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 55.25.
• Earned the 200-yard butterfly crown. Her time was 2:03.96.
• Also swam the third leg of the 200-yard medley relay, the first event of the meet, with a winning-team time of 1:42.31.
WOMEN'S DIVER OF THE WEEK
KARI CAMPBELL, WYOMING
Senior, Laramie, Wyoming / Wisconsin
• Placed second in both springboard events as a part of Wyoming’s 152-146 win at Arizona State, the Cowgirls’ first victory over a Pac-12 foe on January 16.
• Scored a 282.30 NCAA Zone qualifying mark on the 1-meter springboard.
• Earned an NCAA Zone qualifying mark of 294.30 in the 3-meter event.
2015-16 Mountain West Women's Swimmers of the Week
Oct. 19 – Genevieve Miller, Jr., Air Force
Oct. 26 - Teresa Baerens, Jr., Nevada
Nov. 3 - Brittany Aoyama, Jr., Boise State
Nov. 10 - Taylor Johnson, Sr., San Diego State
Nov. 24 - Sam Wicks, Sr., Boise State
Dec. 22 - Ugne Mazutaityte, Fr., Fresno State
Jan. 5 - Taylor Johnson, Sr., San Diego State
Jan. 12 - Maria Harutjunjan, So., Wyoming
Jan. 19 - Molly Coonce, Sr., Wyoming
2015-16 Mountain West Women's Divers of the Week
Oct. 19 – Ariana Milone, Sr., Colorado state
Oct. 26 - Keely Bishop, Jr., Wyoming
Nov. 3 - Krysta Palmer, Sr., Nevada
Nov. 10 - Krysta Palmer, Sr., Nevada
Nov. 24 - Alexandra Caplan, So., San Diego State
Dec. 22 - Krysta Palmer, Sr., Nevada
Jan. 5 - Alexandra Caplan, So., San Diego State
Jan. 12 - Kari Campbell, Sr., Wyoming
Jan. 19 - Kari Campbell, Sr., Wyoming