Denver Sweeps Diver of the Week Awards

Denver Sweeps Diver of the Week Awards

ELMHURST, Ill. – Denver's Larissa Grammer received The Summit League Women's Diver of the Week honor, while teammate Jake Ryor earned the Men's Diver of the Week award for their performances during the week of Oct. 25-30.


WOMEN'S DIVER OF THE WEEK

LARISSA GRAMMER, DENVER
R-Sr. // Olathe, Colo.

  • Earned her fourth career Summit League Diver of the Week award and first this season
  • Helped lead Denver to dual victories over Tulane and Florida International last week
  • Placed first in the 3-meter dive (241.3) vs. Tulane and took fourth (216.05) against FIU

Also nominated: Sarah Schank, South Dakota

Previous recipients: Oct. 10 – Sarah Schank, South Dakota; Oct. 17 – Sammy Walker, Denver; Oct. 24 – Emily Moore, South Dakota State


MEN'S DIVER OF THE WEEK

JAKE RYOR, DENVER
Fr. // Naperville, Ill.

  • Collected his first career Summit League Diver of the Week honor
  • Guided the Pioneers to the Pacific Invitational team title
  • Placed first in the 3-meter dive (267.15) and finished in second place in the 1-meter event (224.75)

Previous recipients: Oct. 24 – Joey Weber, South Dakota State


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