Pepperdine diver named athlete of the year


Pepperdine University athlete Klaire Korver was named the Female Walk-On Athlete of the Year by College Swimming & Diving Honors. Fellow Wave Sarah Burris also collected an honorable mention in the same category. 

As a senior, Korver placed second in the 1-meter and seventh in the 3-meter at the 2013 Pacific Collegiate Swim and Dive Championships, and was subsequently named the PCSC Division I Diver of the Year. As a junior, she earned All-PCSC honors when she placed seventh in the 3-meter and finished in the top 10 in the 1-meter. 

Korver has excelled academically as well. She was voted the 2012 Pepperdine Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year. 

Korver graduated magna cum laude with a degree in economics this year.