Bowling Green, Ky. — After leading the Western Kentucky University men’s swimming and diving team to a victory against Southern Illinois over the weekend, Peyton Thomas was recognized as the Sun Belt Conference Diver of the Week on Wednesday.
The sophomore won both the one-meter and three-meter dives against the Salukis on Saturday at the Bill Powell Natatorium. Thomas won the one-meter by just under 30 points, scoring 281.70. The Lubbock, Texas, native was also victorious in the three-meter after his score of 283.58. He currently holds the third-best score in the conference in both events.
Both the Hilltoppers and Lady Toppers will be back in action on Thursday when they head to Louisville for their last dual meet of the season at 6 p.m. (CST).