Porter Earns Second ECAC Men’s Diving Weekly Honor In A Row

Porter Earns Second ECAC Men’s Diving Weekly Honor In A Row

KINGS POINT, N.Y. (Jan. 21, 2016) – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced the Division III Metro Corvias Players of the Week for men's swimming & diving on Wednesday and USMMA's own senior Gerrit Porter (Houston, Texas) earned Diver of the Week accolades for the second straight week.

Porter won both the one- and three-meter diving events in Merchant Marine's home win on Saturday over arch-rival Coast Guard. He recorded a score of 298.35 in the one-meter event and then later in the meet registered a 333.75 in the three-meter event to earn a total of 18 points for the Mariners in the 16-point win (158-142).

For the complete release from the ECAC, CLICK HERE.

The Mariners return to action Friday, Jan. 22, when they travel to Manhattan to take on NYU beginning at 5 p.m. A live video feed of the meet will be available by following this link.

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