Lovell, Dunne Earn SAA Swimming & Diving Weekly Honors

Lovell, Dunne Earn SAA Swimming & Diving Weekly Honors

ATLANTA – Birmingham-Southern swept the Southern Athletic Association Men's Swimming and Diving Student-Athlete of the Week awards, the conference announced on Tuesday, giving the weekly honors to sophomore diver Matt Lovell and freshman swimmer Patrick Dunne.

Matt Lovell (Pelham, Ala./Spain Park HS) had two diving victories in the 1-meter and 3-meter at BSC's home opener against Rhodes and Berry at the Birmingham CrossPlex on Saturday. Lovell's 1-meter score of 149.90 was a conference-high.

Patrick Dunne (Mobile, Ala./McGill-Toolen Catholic HS) had a win in the 200-yard IM and he helped the Panthers to two relay wins in the 400-yard free and the 400-yard medley.

Lovell, Dunne and their Panther teammates will face Emory in BSC's next meet on Saturday, Oct. 21.