The American Rivers Conference (A-R-C) has announced that Luther College senior E J Kohner (Winona, Minn.), has been named the league's Men's Swimming and Diving Performer of the Week, for the week ending Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. This is the second time this year that Kohner has been so honored.
During last week's action, Kohner posted first place finishes in both the 50 freestyle (22.42) and the 100 freestyle (48.75) during Luther's final dual of the year against Coe College. He also swam the anchor leg of the second place 200 medley relay (1:44.73).
The next afternoon during the Luther Spring Invitational, Kohner placed first in the 50 freestyle (22.34) and set a school record in the 50 butterfly (24.68), good for second place. He also swam the anchor leg of the sixth place 200 medley relay (1:45.06) and second place 200 freestyle relay (1:31.65).