Women's Swimming & Diving Awards and Honors

Dreesen and Tippetts-Kottcamp named male and female Athlete of the Week

(Photo by Mark A Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – Kevin Dreesen and Ali Tippetts-Kottcamp were named male and female Mountain Pacific Sports Federation/Turbo Athlete of the Week for their performances at the Air Force Diving Invitational last weekend.

Dreesen, a junior from El Cajon, Calif., took second place in the three-meter finals with a 358.15, and finished the platform dive in fifth place (298.65) while helping the men’s team to an overall first-place finish. Tippetts-Kottcamp, a senior from Orem, Utah, posted a team-best fourth-place finish in the three-meter event with a 292.10. The women’s team finished the invite in sixth place overall. These MPSF Athlete of the Week selections are the first for both Dreesen and Tippetts-Kottcamp.