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Women's Swimmer & Diver of the Week: E. Svensson & S. Meisenhelder
Courtesy: Coastal Collegiate Sports Association  
Release: 01/17/2013
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, N.C. ( - Florida Gulf Coast's Emma Svensson (Upsala, Sweden) has been selected as the CCSA Women's Swimmer of the Week, while Georgia Southern' s Sara Meisenhelder (Carmel, Ind.) earned Diver of the Week honors for meets competed Jan. 7-13, the League announced today.

Svensson posted three wins against CCSA opponent Radford.  She broke pool records in both the 50-yard butterfly and 100-yard IM with times of 25.79 and 59.76, respectively.  Svensson was also a member of the winning 200-yard medley relay that clocked in at 1:52.59.  This is Svensson's second consecutive Swimmer of the Week honor.

Meisenhelder won both diving events in the Eagles' dual versus Darton College.  She set a school and pool record on the 1-meter board with a score of 281.70.  Her score also qualified for the NCAA Diving Zones.  Meisenhelder claimed the 3-meter event with a score of 258.00. 

Also nominated for Swimmer of the Week for Week 16: Kylie Warne (Campbell), Sarah Graif (College of Charleston), Elaina Lanson (Georgia Southern), Emily Duff (Liberty).

Also nominated for Diver of the Week for Week 16: Megan Norton (College of Charleston) and Maegan Butler (Florida Gulf Coast).


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