ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota's Greysen Herrting earned Summit League Women's Diver of the Week while SDSU's Joey Weber earned Summit League Men's Diver of the Week award for their performances during the week of Jan. 23-29.
GREYSEN HERTTING, SOUTH DAKOTA
Sr. // Appleton, Wis.
- Extends her league record by being named Summit League Diver of the Week for the 31st time in her career and sixth this season
- Swept the one-meter and three-meter dives against Omaha
- Scored a 289.30 in the one-meter and a 300.00 in the three-meter
- Ranks first in the league for the one-meter (290.35) and three-meter dives (315.30)
Also nominated: Sammy Walker, Denver; Emily Moore, South Dakota State
Previous honorees: Oct. 11 – Greysen Hertting, South Dakota; Oct. 18 – Greysen Hertting, South Dakota;
Oct. 25 – Melissa Berger, IUPUI; Nov. 1 – Emily Moore, South Dakota State; Nov. 8 – Greysen Hertting, South Dakota; Nov. 15 – Andrea Brosnahan, Omaha; Nov. 22 – Melissa Berger, IUPUI; Dec. 6 – Andrea Brosnahan, Omaha; Dec. 20 – Sammy Walker, Denver; Jan. 10 – Sammy Walker, Denver; Jan. 17 – Greysen Hertting, South Dakota; Jan. 24 – Greysen Hertting, South Dakota
JOEY WEBER, SOUTH DAKOTA STATE
So. // Omaha, Neb.
- Earned his third Summit League Diver of the Week and second this season
- Swept the one-meter dive in the meet against North Dakota
- He scored a 298.65 on the one-meter
- Ranks second in the league for the one-meter (322.95) and fourth in the three-meter (323.25)
Also nominated: Ryan Reed, Denver; Quetzal Gallagher, Western Illinois
Previous honorees: Oct. 18 – Isaac Morris, South Dakota; Oct. 25 – Krisztian Somhegyi, IUPUI; Nov. 1 – Joey Weber, South Dakota State; Nov. 8 – Joey Weber, South Dakota State; Nov. 15 – Krisztian Somhegyi, IUPUI; Nov. 22 – Krisztian Somhegyi, IUPUI; Dec. 6 – Krisztian Somhegyi, IUPUI; Dec. 20 – Jackson Martin, Denver; Jan. 10 – Krisztian Somhegyi, IUPUI; Jan. 17 – Krisztian Somhegyi, IUPUI; Jan. 24 – Krisztian Somhegyi, IUPUI
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In its fourth decade of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at nine institutions, including four 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), IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis), 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. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced eight NCAA Champions along with over 75 Academic All-Americans, 65 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. In 2014-15, The Summit League ranked first for NCAA Graduation Success Rate in women's basketball and second in baseball. For more information about the league and to "See The Summit", visit the newly re-designed www.thesummitleague.org website, follow Summit League Basketball on Twitter @summithoops and watch the weekly "Inside The Summit League" show at www.thesummitleague.org/itsl.