Brice Named BIG EAST Swimming And Diving Athlete Of The Week

John Brice

Oct. 25, 2012

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - University of Connecticut freshman John Brice (Bala Cynwood, Pa.) was named the men’s BIG EAST Swimming and Diving Athlete of the Week for his performance in UConn's dual meet vs. Bucknell and Fordham last Saturday.

Brice qualified for the NCAA Zone Diving Championships on the one-meter three-meter board. The freshman took first place in the event with 323.90 points. He also claimed the one-meter board with 284.20 points, helping Connecticut defeat Bucknell and Fordham by scores of 191-105 and 175-125 respectively.

Louisville senior Hannah Gadd earned women’s BIG EAST Swimming and Diving Athlete of the Week honors in the first weekly awards of the 2012-13 season.