Lewis Named NEWMAC Men's Diver of the Week
Springfield, Mass. - November 4, 2013 - Jack Lewis (Durham, N.H.)
was chosen as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Diver of the Week.
The junior swept the three-meter and one-meter boards this weekend in a tri-meet with URI and Coast Guard. He earned scores of 306.70 on the three-meter and 271.40 on the one-meter. The Pride toppled URI, 251-38, and was defeated by Coast Guard, 170-126.
In the opening meet of the season, Springfield earned a 166-134 victory over host Holy Cross. Lewis registered a 289.50 on the three-meter and a national-qualifying mark of 273.67 on the one-meter board to sweep the diving competition.
Springfield is 2-1 to start the season and will compete again on Saturday, hosting MIT at 1 p.m.
Head Coach John Taffe
John Taffe enters his 25th season in 2013-2014 as the head coach of the men's and women's swimming teams at Springfield College. Under Taffe’s leadership, the Pride has returned to its status as one of the best collegiate swimming and diving programs in Division III. Read more
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| Phone: 413.748.3169
Diving Coach Peter Avdoulos
Peter Avdoulos is regarded as one of the top diving coaches in the nation, and will enter his 29th season as the diving coach for both the men's and women's programs in 2013-2014. The current NEWMAC Women's and Men's Diving Coach of the Year, Avdoulos has coached countless All-New England and All-American divers, as well as several National Champions. Read more
Contact Head Coach Peter Avdoulos
| Phone: 413.748.3445