COLUMBUS, Ohio Junior Burkley Showe earned the Big Ten Conference’s co-Diver of the Week award after his performance in No. 10 Ohio State’s 186.5-99.5 win over Wright State this past Friday. The award is Showe’s second of his career.
Showe, from Columbus and Worthington High School, tallied 399.23 points off the one-meter board against Wright State, finishing over 70 points ahead of the second-place finisher. Showe completed the springboard sweep after totaling 429.23 points on the three-meter. Both scores qualify him for the NCAA Zone Meet.
The 6-0 Buckeyes travel to Bloomington, Ind., for their first Big Ten dual meet of the season. Ohio State takes on Indiana and non-conference opponent, Missouri, in a tri-meet at noon on Saturday.