The American Rivers Conference has announced that Luther College senior Matt Staver has been named the men's swimming & diving Performer of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. This is the second time during his career he has been so honored.
Last week, Staver helped lead Luther to a 140-65 dual meet victory over Loras College in Dubuque. Staver placed first in two events, the 1,000 freestyle and 100 freestyle. He won the 1000 freestyle by over a minute and a half with a winning time of (10:19.12) and edged Jackson Gergen by 0.07 of a second in the 100 freestyle clocked at (50.62).
The victory gives Luther a dual meet record of 3-2.