Springfield, Mass. - January 8, 2017 - Springfield College's Valmore Stewart (Windsor, Conn.) has been recognized on the conference and regional level, as he was selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) and Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Men's Diver of the Week, announced by the conference office's earlier this week.
Stewart, a sophomore Finance major at Springfield College, was impressive in the Pride's meet this past Sunday against Babson, as he took first overall on the one-meter board with a nationally-qualifying score of 287.35, marking the first time in his career that he has recorded an NCAA cut. Stewart also took second on the three-meter board with a score of 256.75.
Next, Springfield College will return to the pool on Saturday, January 13 as the Pride will head to Union College for a tri-meet with the Dutchmen and Hartwick. The meet is set to begin at 12 p.m.