Tuesday, November 6, 2012
GREENVILLE, Pa. - Freshman Ericka Culp (Avonmore, PA), a member of the Westminster College women's swimming and diving teams, was recognized by the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) as the Women's Swimmer/Diver of the Week for the week of Nov. 5.
Culp swept the diving events with scores of 222.97 in the 1-meter and a school-record score of 205.50 in the 3-meters in Saturday's 153.5-146.5 Titan victory over Allegheny. The previous 3-meter school record of 199.70 was set by Marcie Lushen in 1993.
Westminster will host Bethany next Saturday at 1 p.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.