U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – Three Falcons were named to the Mountain West women’s swimming and diving team, as announced by the league office. All-Conference honors were awarded to the top eight finishers in the individual events and top three relay team finishers at the 2016 MW Championships held in College Station, Texas, last week.
Senior Sara Menke earned all-MW honors in the 1650 free as she placed third with a time of 16:31.47. Menke earned all-conference honors all four years.
Junior Genevieve Miller earned all-conference honors in the 200 free, 500 free and 1650 free. She won the 500 free and 1650 free conference championship for the third straight season and set Academy and Mountain West records in both events. Both her 500 free time (4:40.15) and 1650 free time (16:01.39) were NCAA “B” cuts. She also placed sixth in the conference in the 200 free with a school record and NCAA “B” time of 1:47.58. Miller has earned all-MW honors all three years.
Sophomore Elise Hart broke the school record in the prelims of the 100 fly with an NCAA “B” cut time of 53.30. In the finals of the 100 fly, Hart placed second with a time of 53.59. The all-conference honor was the first of Hart’s career.