By Colbi Howser, Communications and Sports Information Intern
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Christina Klouda of Cumberlands (Ky.) has been named the NAIA Women’s Swimmer/Diver of the Month, the national office announced Thursday. Kelly was selected for her performance from Jan. 23 – Feb. 18. This is the last swimmer/diver award of the season.
National Women's Swimmer of the Month
Christina Klouda, Cumberlands (Ky.)
Fr., Knoxville, Tenn.
• Won all three of her individual events in the Mid-South Conference Championships along with helping her team in three relays which all achieved tip three finishes.
• Captured titles in the 200 and 400-yard individual medleys.
• Lone victory came in the 800-yard freestyle relay.
• Helped her teams to its second-straight Mid-South Conference Championship title after raking in 486 points.
Nominees: Simone de Rijcke, Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.); Amanda Moran, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.); Laura Stephenson, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.); Courtney Hayward, Brenau (Ga.)
2015-16 Men’s Swimming & Diving Composite Award Winners
December: Laura Stephenson, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)
January: Maddy Kelly, College of Idaho
February: Christina Klouda, Cumberlands (Ky.)