INDIANAPOLIS, IND. - SUNY Geneseo diving coach Shawn Austin was named College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Diving Coach of the Year, announced Saturday night at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships.
Austin guided three Geneseo divers to qualify for the NCAA Championships, as senior men's diver Samuel Randall and women's divers senior Emily Reiter and sophomore Samantha Reichman all gained entry to the national championships. Reichman earned a pair of Honorable Mention All-America showings, while Randall finished an All-American sixth in the three-meter dive and was crowned national champion in the one-meter.
In his 10th season as Geneseo's diving coach, Austin receives his second national coach of the year award after also garnering the honor in 2016.