INDIANAPOLIS – Three Jaguars earned weekly Horizon League honors Gabriel Puryear-Lynch and Dane Charleston incomes their first #HLSD Swimmer of the Week awards and Sebastian Otero incomes his sixth Diver of the Week award.
Freshman Gabby Puryear-Lynch posted three quickest occasions, together with an IUPUI report time and a relay win in IUPUI’s win over Butler to safe her first #HLSD Swimmer of the Week award. She received all three butterfly occasions with finest occasions within the 50 fly, 100 fly and 200 fly. Puryear-Lynch claimed the highest time within the 200 fly with an IUPUI report time of two:01.86. She took first within the 100 fly (55.72) and 50 fly (25.14). The freshman from Windermere, Fla., additionally helped lead the ladies’s 200 medley relay group to a first-place end.
Dane Charleston, a sophomore from Acworth, Ga., earned his first #HLSD Swimmer of the Week award after posting three quickest particular person occasions and a second-place relay end within the Jaguars’ win over Wabash. Charleston received the backstroke occasions with high occasions within the 50 again, 100 again and 200 again. He posted the quickest time within the 200 again with a time of 1:50.66 and took first within the 100 again with a time of fifty.39. The sophomore posted a time of 23.49 to take first within the 50 again and helped his relay group to a second-place end within the 200 medley relay.
Freshman Sebastian Otero was named the Horizon League Diver of the Week after profitable the boys’s competitors in opposition to Wabash. Otero received the 3-meter soar, setting a brand new IUPUI report, this time with a rating of 397.05. He additionally received the 1-meter soar with a rating of 337.28. Otero continued to point out his excellence within the Horizon League incomes #HLSD Diver of the Week each time he competed for a complete of six awards.
The IUPUI swimming and diving group now has a complete of 16 #HLSD weekly awards with 9 totally different Jaguars incomes the title.
With IUPUI’s diving twin in opposition to UIndy this week canceled, Puryear-Lynch, Charleston and Otero will put together for the Horizon League Championships that start Wednesday, Feb. 15 and run by Saturday, Feb. 18.