IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa junior Jayah Mathews earned her second straight Big Ten Diver of the Week accolade, it was announced Wednesday by the league office.
The Sydney, Australia, native earned the honor after sweeping the diving events in the Hawkeyes’ Big Ten dual victory over Rutgers on Nov. 8. Mathews topped the podium off the 1-meter, finishing with a score of 324.85 and won the 3-meter with a 362.25.
Both scores are NCAA Zone Diving standards.
The honor is the seventh Big Ten accolade of Mathews’ career and it is the Hawkeyes’ eighth weekly honor this season.
Iowa is off until December when it travels to Minneapolis for the Minnesota Invitational from Dec. 4-7.