South Dakota Sweeps Diver of the Week Awards

South Dakota Sweeps Diver of the Week Awards

ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota's Sarah Schank received The Summit League Women's Diver of the Week honor, while teammate Isaac Morris earned the Men's Diver of the Week award for their performances during the week of Oct. 30-Nov. 6.

WOMEN'S DIVER OF THE WEEK

SARAH SCHANK, SOUTH DAKOTA
Jr. // Cottage Grove, Minn.

  • Earned her second-career Summit League Diver of the Week award and second this season
  • Swept the 1-meter (258.75) and 3-meter (277.05) on day one of the USD Tri-Duals
  • Continued dominance on day two of Tri-Duals, again sweeping the 1-meter (258.30) and 3-meter (292.60)

Also nominated: Emily Moore, South Dakota State

Previous recipients: Oct. 10 – Sarah Schank, South Dakota; Oct. 17 – Sammy Walker, Denver; Oct. 24 – Emily Moore, South Dakota State; Oct. 31 – Larissa Grammer, Denver

MEN'S DIVER OF THE WEEK

ISAAC MORRIS, SOUTH DAKOTA
So. // Albuquerque, N.M.

  • Collected his third-career Summit League Diver of the Week honor and first this season
  • Placed second on the 1-meter with a score of 308.00 on day two of the USD Tri-Duals
  • Won the 3-meter (311.85) on day two of the Tri-Duals

Also nominated: Mitchell Raihle, South Dakota State; Colin Parker, Western Illinois

Previous recipients: Oct. 24 – Joey Weber, South Dakota State; Oct. 31 – Jake Ryor, Denver


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