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SALGADO, HOUGHTON SWEEP AMERICA EAST DIVER OF THE WEEK HONORS
Jeff Salgado was named America East Men's Diver of the Week.
Ashley Houghton was named America East Women's Diver of the Week.
Boston-UMBC juniors Jeff Salgado (Glen Rock,
Salgado swept the diving events in Wednesday’s win over Howard and shattered his own school record on the 1-meter board with a score of 350.55, which qualifies him for the NCAA Zone Regionals. He had set the previous mark at 310.28 last month against Bucknell. It is the third time this season that Salgado has reset the 1-meter record. He also won the 3-meter competition against Howard with a score of 296.70.
Houghton won both diving events against Howard with scores of 231.97 on the 1-meter board and 291.15 on the 3-meter board. Her 3-meter score was just more than two points below her school record of 293.40.
Other conference performers of the week were
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