Lo and Lake Receive UAA Athlete of the Week Awards

Agnes Lo and Taylor Lake
Agnes Lo and Taylor Lake

CHICAGO – University of Chicago's Agnes Lo and Taylor Lake were picked by the University Athletic Association (UAA) as Athletes of the Week on Monday.

In the wake of her historic weekend, Lo earned selection as UAA Women's Diver of the Week. The junior is coming off a sweep of the one-meter and three-meter boards at the UAA Championships over the weekend, hosted at UChicago's Myers-McLoraine Pool.

Her final scores shattered the previous school, pool and conference records in both events. Lo tallied 551.45 points in the three-meter and 529.60 in the one-meter. She won by an average margin of 36.75 points between the two boards.

Lake snagged UAA Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week status in the wake of two Maroon wins. The junior forward began the weekend action with a career-high 30 points versus Brandeis University on Friday. She made her first 12 shots of the game en route to a 12 of 13 shooting performance overall.

Then on Sunday, she posted a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds against New York University. Lake is currently averaging a team-high 15.0 points per game on 45 percent shooting from the field, while adding 6.1 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game.