Illinois State sophomore diver Caroline Lecoeur.

Following her performance in Saturday's season-opening win over Butler University, junior diver Caroline Lecoeur was named the Missouri Valley Conference Diver of the Week, as announced Tuesday. 

Lecoeur finished first in the 1-meter event with a score of 281.18, while also winning the 3-meter event with a career-best score of 298.58.

The Redbirds will return to action Thursday at Illinois, where they will take on the Illini and Southern Illinois.

BLAINE LEWALLEN is the Sports Editor for The Vidette. He can be contacted at bmlewal@ilstu.edu. Follow him on Twitter at @blainelew3 

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