ACC Swimming and Diving: Louisville Captures Two Weekly Awards


Notre Dame takes home sole Diver of the Week Honors

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Louisville sophomore Matthias Lindenbauer and teammate Tanja Kylliainen helped the Cardinals capture two ACC Swimming and Diving weekly awards, as each turned in solid performances against Cincinnati this past weekend. Also earning weekly honors was Notre Dame’s Lindsey Streepey after a strong showing of her own.

Louisville’s Lindenbauer, who earned ACC Male Swimmer of the Week honors, was sensational in the Cardinals win over Cincinnati, finishing first in two individual events and one relay. The Dortmund, Germany, native finished first in the 200 free with a time of 1:38.81 and took home the 500 free with a time of 4:34.81. In the 200 free relay, Lindenbauer posted a split time of 20.41 as the Cardinals took first place.

Louisville’s Kylliainen grabbed ACC Female Swimmer of the Week after a strong showing against the Bearcats. Kylliainen finished first in two individual races and combined to win a relay, finishing the meet as the top scorer for the Cardinals. In the grueling 1650 free, Kylliainen touched in 16:38.00 after leading wire-to-wire. In the 400 IM, she emerged victorious with an NCAA B-cut time of 4:13.64. As part of the winning 200 medley relay squad, she recorded a split time of 26.03.

Notre Dame’s Streepey was named ACC Female Diver of the Week for her noteworthy weekend in the pool against No. 24 Purdue. The junior registered NCAA qualifying zones in both of her dives, earning a first place finish in the 3-meter with a score of 313.28 and a third place finish in the 1-meter with a score of 301.27.