Chris Knaute Named MWC Men's Swimmer Of The Week
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Air Force sophomore Chris Knaute and BYU senior Scott Randall have been named Mountain West Conference Men's Swimmer and Diver of the Week, respectively. This is the first career weekly honor for Knaute and the third for Randall.
Knaute, a Houston, Texas, native, won four individual events and finished second in two individual events as the Falcons compiled a 4-1 record last week. On Thursday vs. Denver, he was victorious in the 500-yard freestyle (4:39.41) and the 1000-yard freestyle (9:52.12) and finished second in the 200-yard freestyle (1:42.65). He followed with first-place times of 4:57.65 in the 500 free and 9:42.81 in the 1000 free (a pool record by over ten seconds), and a second-place time of 1:58.58 in the 200-yard individual medley in a five-way meet at Colorado College on Friday.