Michole Timm garners Diver of the Week honors

Feb. 15, 2012

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Freshman diver Michole Timm has been named Mountain West Diver of the Week as announced by the conference earlier today, the award is the first of Timm's career as well as her first this season.

The native of Sauk Rapids, Minn., won the 3-meter springboard event and placed fourth in the 1-meter as the Lobos tied New Mexico State, 150-150 on Feb. 4 which also served as Senior Day. Timm recorded an NCAA qualifying score of 302.25 in the 3-meter and a score of 252.60 in the 1-meter.

Aside from qualifying for NCAA Zones in the 3-meter springboard, Michole has also posted zone qualifying scores in the 1-meter and platform; she is one of only five MW divers to qualify for zones in all three diving events.

Timm is the third Lobo to earn Diver of the Week honors after senior Ashlee Erickson- who was honored with three of the first four awards earlier this season- and sophomore Megan Harper, who was honored Jan. 25.