Yuzik Named UAA Diver of the Week

Yuzik Named UAA Diver of the Week

Case Western Reserve University freshman Cassiel Yuzik was named the University Athletic Association Diver of the Week, after helping the Spartan men defeat Baldwin Wallace University this past Saturday.

Yuzik swept both diving events on Saturday, earning the title in the one-meter dive with a score of 249.60 and then claimed the win in the three-meter dive with a score of 237.15. For the season, Yuzik currently ranks sixth in the one-meter dive and eighth in the three-meter among University Athletic Association divers.

This was the first UAA Diver of the Week honor of Yuzik's career.

The Spartans will next travel to Atlanta for the UAA Championships at Emory University from Wednesday, February 14th through Saturday, February 17th.

The following Spartans have earned UAA Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week honors during the 2017-18 season:

October 30th: Sean Twomey (Men's Swimming)

December 4th: Brooke Hortness (Women's Diving)

February 5th: Cassiel Yuzik (Men's Diving)