Diver Lundell Named SCIAC Female Athlete of the Week

Carmen Lundell (photo by Ian Bradshaw)
Carmen Lundell (photo by Ian Bradshaw)

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Claremont-Mudd-Scripps senior diver Carmen Lundell has been named the SCIAC Female Athlete of the Week for the week of Dec. 31, 2012 – Jan. 6, 2013 the conference announced Tuesday.

Lundell posted an NCAA qualifying score of 269.95 on the 3-meter board and also won the 1-meter competition as the CMS women's swimming & diving team beat La Verne at home 214-44 on Saturday. In four meets this season, Lundell is undefeated in 3-meter dives and her only loss on 1-meter is to a Division II athlete. CMS is 4-1 overall and 3-0 in SCIAC.

The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference was established in 1915. The league is currently comprised of nine private colleges and universities in Southern California: California Institute of Technology, California Lutheran University, Chapman University, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges, University of La Verne, Occidental College, Pomona-Pitzer Colleges, University of Redlands, and Whittier College. The conference recognizes outstanding athletic achievements of its student-athletes on a weekly and annual basis.

SCIAC Release: http://thesciac.org/sports/wswimdive/2012-13/releases/aow_jan_08_2012

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