Dec. 11, 2002
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -
Wyoming sophomore Jerram Chudleigh and BYU senior Aaron Russell have been named Mountain West Conference men's swimmer and diver of the week, respectively.
Chudleigh, a Sydney, Australia, native, swam to two individual victories and was part of the winning 400-yard medley relay team, as the Cowboys finished second at the 12-team Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Ind., December 5-7.He started the meet by being part of the winning medley relay team, posting a time of 3:22.12. Chudleigh, who participated in six individual and five relay events during the weekend, won the 200-yard backstroke and 200-yard butterfly in 1:46.95 and 1:47.84, respectively. His backstroke time, currently the sixth fastest time in the country this season, is a new Wyoming school record as well as a Notre Dame pool and Invitational record. His time in the butterfly, the seventh fastest time in the country this season, also set new Notre Dame Pool and Invitational records.
Russell, a Provo, Utah, product, swept the 1-meter and 3-meter diving events at the BYU Diving Invitational on December 6-7.