Seawolves sweep America East diving awards

Freshman Kyle Gannon

Dec. 6, 2011

Cambridge, Mass. - After a record-breaking weekend at the ECAC Winter Championship, two Stony Brook divers were honored by the America East on Tuesday. Junior Molly Swartz (Grass Valley, Calif.), who set a meet and program record in the one-meter competition, was named Female Diver of the Week, while freshman Kyle Gannon (North Babylon, N.Y.) took home the men's award.

Swartz recorded a mark of 406.00 to take first on the one-meter platform and also added a first-place finish on the three-meter board with a score of 381.60. On Saturday, Swartz was named Female Diver of the Meet, while head diving coach Dr. Brian Yodice was named Female Diving Coach of the Meet.

Gannon posted a score of 429.00 on the one-meter board to place first, before taking third on the three-meter platform with a mark of 382.95. Gannon previously was named America East Male Diver of the Week on Oct. 18.