November 21, 2012

JOSH BYRNE NAMED NORTHEAST-10 CONFERENCE DIVER OF THE WEEK

South Easton, Mass. – Le Moyne College freshman Josh Byrne (Syracuse, N.Y./West Genesee) has been named the Northeast-10 Conference men's diving athlete of the week, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon.

Byrne, honored by the conference as the diver of the week for the second time this season, won both diving events to lead the Dolphins against The College of Saint Rose on Saturday afternoon. He registered 193.40 points to win the first one-meter diving event. He then won the second one-meter diving event with 291.90 points. His combined total of 485.30 points eclipsed his own school record, which he set six days prior against Pace University.

Le Moyne returns to the pool for the final time of the Fall semester at the Ithaca Bomber Invitational from Friday, November 30 to Sunday, December 2.