LeRoy Named SEC Diver of the Week

For the third time in her collegiate career, Tennessee diver Lauren LeRoy (Oshkosh, Wis.) has been named the Southeastern Conference???s Female Diver of the Week. The senior swept the one- and three-meter board diving events in UT???s 207-93 win over Louisville on Oct. 20.

LeRoy???s score on the one meter (286.95) earned her first place by a margin of 25.51 points over fellow UT senior Vicky Linnell. Freshman Jill Pierce (210.67) and junior Staley McCartney (205.28) finished fifth and sixth, respectively.

LeRoy, who earned her first All-America certificate last year, easily won the three-meter event with a score of 302.85. Once again. Linnell followed in second with a 261.23, Pierce was fourth (238.42) and McCartney was sixth (221.33).

LeRoy and the rest of the Lady Vols will return to the water on Oct. 26 to face SEC foes South Carolina and Kentucky. The meet starts at 3 p.m. at the Student Aquatic Center in Knoxville, Tenn.





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