Melissa Mirafuentes

Melissa Mirafuentes

University of Wyoming's Melissa Mirafuentes was named Mountain West swimmer and diver of the week Tuesday.

The freshman from Guadalupe, Mexico, won all three events at the Air Force Invitational last weekend. She broke the school record on the 3-meter board by scoring 365.55 points. She set a school record in platform with a score of 296 in the preliminaries. She also won 1-meter diving with a final score of 298.60.

This is the third time this season Mirafuentes has been honored by the MW. She was selected Jan. 21 and also once during the fall portion of the season.

The Cowgirls compete in the Mountain West championships starting Feb. 19.

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