ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota's Sarah Schank earned her fifth career Women's Diver of the Week honor, while teammate Isaac Morris secured his seventh career Men's Diver of the Week award. Both swept the 1-meter and 3-meter events in dual meet against Western Illinois.
WOMEN'S DIVER OF THE WEEK
SARAH SCHANK, SOUTH DAKOTA
Jr. // Cottage Grove, Minn.
- Earned her fifth career Summit League Diver of the Week award, all secured this season
- Won the 1-meter (296.85) and 3-meter (266.55) in dual meet against Western Illinois
- Dive in the 1-meter is the top mark in The Summit League this season
Also nominated: Annika Clinton, Omaha; Quincee Simonson, 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; Nov. 7 – Sarah Schank, South Dakota; Nov. 14 – Sarah Schank, South Dakota; Nov. 21 – Emily Moore, South Dakota State; Dec. 5 – Sarah Schank, South Dakota; Jan. 16 – Andrea Brosnahan, Omaha; Jan. 23 – Emily Moore, South Dakota State
MEN'S DIVER OF THE WEEK
ISAAC MORRIS, SOUTH DAKOTA
So. // Albuquerque, N.M.
- Collected his seventh career Summit League Diver of the Week honor, fifth this season
- Broke both the pool and school records in the 1-meter (317.25) and 3-meter (357.68) in meet against WIU
- Score in the 3-meter is the best in The Summit League this season
Previous recipients: Oct. 24 – Joey Weber, South Dakota State; Oct. 31 – Jake Ryor, Denver; Nov. 7 – Isaac Morris, South Dakota; Nov. 14 – Isaac Morris; Nov. 21 – Mitchell Raihle, South Dakota State; Dec. 5 – Isaac Morris, South Dakota; Jan. 16 – Alex Crow, South Dakota State; Jan. 23 – Isaac Morris, South Dakota
ABOUT THE SUMMIT LEAGUE
Through 35 years of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of nearly 100,000 at eight institutions, including three located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Fort Wayne (Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne), North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University with the University of North Dakota becoming an official member on July 1, 2018. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced nine NCAA Champions along with over 90 Academic All-Americans, nearly 100 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. For more information about the league, visit www.thesummitleague.org website, follow The Summit League on Twitter @thesummitleague.