Wyoming's Chudleigh Awarded MWC Men's Swimmer of the Week Honors

Dec. 11, 2002


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.