July 19, 2005

Women's Swimming & Diving Hands Out Team Awards

July 19, 2005

Providence, RI - The Brown women's swimming and diving team celebrated the conclusion of the 2004-2005 season and handed out two awards, the Florence Filippo Award and the Coaches Award, to deserving members of the team.

The Florence Filippo Award is given to the member of the women's swimming and diving team who contributed the most to the success of the team during that season. The team members and coaches vote to determine the winner of this highly prestigious award. The 2005 recipients were senior Jessica Brown (Orange, MA) and junior Eileen Robinson (Harbour Grace, NF).

The Coaches Award is an annual award given to a member of the women's swimming and diving team who has demonstrated the qualities of dedication, personal self-improvement, and sportsmanship. This student athlete has shown true determination, and hard work thus earning the respect of her contemporaries and proving her worth to the team in a number of ways. The coaching staff votes to determine the recipient of this prestigious award. The 2005 recipient was junior Elizabeth Wong (Santa Monica, CA).