U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. -- Air Force’s Nicholas Piontek has been named Western Athletic Conference Men’s Diver of the week, for Nov. 8-14.
Piontek, a junior from Warrensburg, Mo., placed in the top four in two events at the USC Diving Invitational and was Air Force’s top finisher on the platform and 1-meter. He placed fourth overall in the 1-meter (516.40) and the platform (469.95). In the 3-meter, he scored a 385.85 earning sixth place overall.
The weekly conference award is the first of Piontek’s career.
The Air Force men’s swimming and diving team travels to Greensboro, N.C., for the annual Wolfpack Invitational, Nov. 17-19.