Colaric and Delgado Garner MWC Diving Honors

Nov. 9, 2000


University of Wyoming divers Lauren Colaric and Oscar Delgado havebeen selected as Mountain West Conference women's and men's divers ofthe week, respectively.

Colaric, a sophomore transfer from Auburn University, wasinstrumental in the the Cowgirls' 131-34 blowout victory over MetroState Nov. 4. The Grand Junction, Colo., native swept both the 1-meterand 3-meter diving events with scores of 264.30 and 277.80. Her scoreon the 1-meter was a personal best and the eighth best mark in Wyominghistory while her score on the 3-meter board was the third best inschool history. Colaric's finish on the 3-meter also automaticallyqualified her for the NCAA Zone Diving Championships.

Delgado, from Covina, Calif., swept both diving events for thesecond consecutive meet this season, winning the 1-meter with a score of274.12 and the 3-meter with a score of 268.35. His performances helpedlead the Cowboys to an easy 126-62 victory over Metro State Nov. 4.This is the second time this season Delgado has earned athlete of theweek honors.