DeWames, a senior from Thousand Oaks, Calif. (Westlake H.S.), finished first in the three events in which she competed as San Jose State defeated UC Davis, 208-92, to even its record at 1-1. DeWames swam to a new pool record and helped her relay team achieve another at UC Davis. She won the 100 freestyle with a time of 50.62, breaking the old pool record of 51.37. DeWames anchored the San Jose State 200 medley to a time of 1:43.62, notching her second pool record. Individually she also won the 200 freestyle with a season-best time of 1:51.38.
Kilby, a senior from Oklahoma City, Okla. (Putnam City North H.S.), posted NCAA Zone qualifying marks in the 1-meter and 3-meter events in San Jose State's dual meet victory over UC Davis. The Spartan senior finished second in the 1-meter and first in the 3-meter with scores of 267.90 and 300.98 respectively. Kilby set a personal best in the 3-meter with her first career 300-plus point score.
Other swimmers nominated: CSU Bakersfield freshman Michaela Paige, Denver sophomore Bridgette McNally and Northern Colorado junior Gina Riggle.
Other divers nominated: CSU Bakersfield senior Jordan Reed and Northern Colorado senior Sara Moldenhauer.