SAN LUIS OBISPO – Cal Poly women's swimmer Lauren Pierce was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Turbo Athlete of the Week last Wednesday.
The junior from Laguna Niguel, Calif. placed first in the Women's 1M against Pepperdine with a score of 254.25 and also placed first in the Women's 3M with a score of 282.30.
Pierce holds the program record on the 3M after she scored a 310.80 her sophomore season against UC Santa Cruz.
"Lauren is a hard working and dedicated leader," said diving coach Izzy Diamond. "She pushes herself and those around her. She is a great role model and motivator on and off the pool deck."