Meghan Demchuk, along with Cody Rempfer and Harley Davis earn MWC award.
Nov. 13, 2003
Utah sophomore Meghan Demchuk along with junior Cody Rempfer have been named Mountain West Conference men's and women's Swimmer of the Week, respectively. Ute freshman Harley Davis was named MWC men's Diver of the Week.
Demchuk helped Utah to conference wins over San Diego State and UNLV last weekend, winning three individual events and helping the Utes to two relay victories. In Utah's 133-98 win over SDSU on Nov. 7, she was part of the 200 medley relay squad that touched the end line in 1:47.28. Demchuk also won the 200 freestyle in 1:55.37. Against UNLV on Nov. 8, she tallied victories in the 200 butterfly (2:07.38), the 200 individual medley (2:08.86) and helped the 400 medley relay team to a win (3:52.98). This is the first career weekly honor for Demchuk.
Rempfer, a Lodi, Calif., native, won three individual events against conference foe UNLV in the Utes 157.5-83.5 dual match victory last weekend. He started the meet with a victory in the 200 breastroke (2:04.34) and followed with a win in the 200 butterfly (1:49.06). He wrapped up the match winning the 200 individual medley in 1:53.82. The Utes are currently tied for the conference lead with BYU with a 1-0 mark.
Davis, a Salt Lake City product, won both diving competitions against the Rebels, making it the first time in four years that Utah swept diving events in a dual meet. He turned in a score of 247.25 in the 1-meter dive, 32.3 points ahead of the second place finisher. In the 3-meter, his score of 242.20 was 22.9 points ahead of the next finisher.