Feb. 13, 2013
The Big Ten Conference announced it’s weekly awards Tuesday. Senior Mikey Ross notched the Diver of the Week after a strong performance at the Minnesota Challenge last weekend.
Ross earned two first-place finishes for the Gophers over the weekend. With a season-best score of 421.80 the senior finished first in 3-meter diving and also notched a victory in platform with a 367.85, both NCAA Zone Diving qualifying marks. This is Ross’s second weekly award this season and of his career at Minnesota after last winning it Dec. 4, 2012. He earned the honor four times while at Wisconsin.
Busch Finds Leadership Role
Voted Hardest Worker last season, junior Noah Busch has been a leader in the water for freshmen sprinters.
Minnesota Diving Wraps GT Invite
The University of Minnesota men's and women's diving teams wrapped competition at the 2015 Georgia Tech Invitational on Saturday afternoon at the McAuley Aquatic Center with platform diving.
Pollard Takes 2nd on Day 2 of GT Invite
Night two of the Georgia Tech Invitational featured five Golden Gophers qualfiying for finals in the women's 3-meter and men's 1-meter diving competitions.