Luther's Reed, Kuntz named AOW
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 5:28 AM
Luther's Elizabeth Reed and Zack Kuntz were both named athletes of the week by the Iowa Athletic Conference.
Reed, a sophomore from Duluth, Minn., was named the women's athlete of the week. She won a pair of races while helping lead the Norse to a 173-127 win over Grinnell, Luther's third dual victory of the year. She won the 500 freestyle in 5:27.54 and the 1000 freestyle in 11:10.36. Reed is the daughter of Jim and Lynn Reed.
Kuntz was the men's swimming and diving athlete of the week. The junior from St. Joseph, Minn., finished either first or second in four events in Luther's 190-98 dual loss to Grinnell. He won the 50 freestyle in 22.40 seconds, took second in the 100 freestyle (49.91) and swam on the winning 200 freestyle relay (1:28.50) and runner-up 200 medley relay (1:40.08). He is the son of Dan and Karin Kuntz.