COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Nov. 13. BRIGHAM Young University senior Amanda Grant has been named Mountain West Conference Women's Swimmer of the Week.
Grant, a Moses Lake, Wash., product raced to two individual victories and was part of the winning 200-yard medley relay team, helping the Cougars to wins over San Diego State and Northern Arizona in Albuquerque, N.M. on November 7. S
he started the meet by being part of the winning 200-medley relay team, posting a time of 1:49.97. Grant followed her relay performance by winning the 200-yard individual medley and 200-yard breaststroke events with times of 2:11.26 and 2:22.91, respectively.
Grant followed up her Thursday performance by helping the Cougars to a first place finish at the Lobo Invitational on November 8-9 at the University of New Mexico. BYU won the event by more than 100 points with Grant placing second in both the 100 (1:06.09) and 200-yard (2:22.45) breaststroke events. She also placed third in the 200 and 400-yard individual medley events in 2:11.91 and 4:45.77, respectively. Grant completed the six-team meet by being part of the winning 800-yard freestyle relay (7:52.56), as well as the 200 (1:49.72) and 400-yard (3:58.42) medley relay teams.