Melissa Novak, FGCU

Melissa Novak, FGCU

Charlotte, N.C. (TheCCSA.com) – Florida Gulf Coast freshman Melissa Novak (Frederick, Md.) has been named CCSA Women’s Diver of the Week for meets contested Oct. 30-Nov. 5, the CCSA announced Tuesday.

Novak won the 1-meter board in FGCU’s dual meet with Florida on Saturday, posting a 290.55 score -- an NCAA Zone Qualifying performance and six points shy of the FGCU program record. Her score was nearly 45 points better than the second-place finisher. In the 3-meter, Novak finished in third place with 228.60 points. In total, she secured 12 points for FGCU.