Skinner Earns PCSC Athlete of the Week
Ryan Skinner picked up the first weekly award of her collegiate career following the PCSC Time Trials.
MALIBU, Calif. – Freshman Ryane Skinner picked up the fifth PCSC Athlete of the Week Award for the Pepperdine Swimming and Diving team after her performance at the PCSC Time Trials in Malibu.
Skinner was at her best last Saturday, taking first in the 200 IM and second in the 200 backstroke. Skinner is the third Wave to win the award, after Julia Sneden and Gabrielle Mathys have each won it twice.
Both of Skinner’s times were season bests for the freshman as she posted a 2:14.21 in the 200 IM and a 2:13.97 in the 200 backstroke.
The Waves compete at the PCSC Championships next week at East Los Angeles College. The event runs February 8-11.