Springfield, Mass. - December 4, 2017 - Springfield College's Connor Pennington (Monson, Mass.) of the men's swimming and diving team was recognized for another standout weekend, as the freshman was tabbed the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Diver of the Week, announced on Monday.
Pennington, a Computer Graphics major at Springfield College, continued to shine this past weekend at the Ithaca College Invitational, as he registered a pair of NCAA Regional Qualifying scores, notching a fifth-place finish in a field of 25 on the three-meter board with a score of 449.30, before taking third out of 23 competitors on the one-meter board with a score of 460.85. Out of the 12 opportunities for Pennington to qualify for the NCAA Division III Regional Championships this season, the first year has already posted 11 qualifying scores.
Springfield College will return to action on Saturday, December 9 when it travels to Middlebury College for a dual meet beginning at 1 p.m.