Indiana and Michigan Take Home Men's Swimming and Diving Weekly Honors

Zac Nees is the Big Ten Diver of the Week

Zac Nees is the Big Ten Diver of the Week

Jan. 10, 2012

Swimmer of the Week

Miguel Ortiz, Michigan
Jr. - Tokyo, Japan - St. Mary's International

  • Recorded first-place finishes in the 50-yard freestyle (20.33) and 100-yard backstroke (47.58) against Indiana
  • His 100-yard backstroke time is an NCAA provisional qualifying mark
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan Swimmer of the Week: Connor Jaeger (Dec. 6, 2011)

Diver of the Week

Zac Nees, Indiana
Jr. - Hatfield, Pa. - North Penn

  • Won the 3-meter (384.00) and placed third in the 1-meter (335.10) events against Michigan
  • Picked up his second 3-meter victory of the season
  • Earns his second weekly award of the season and of his career
  • Last Indiana Diver of the Week: Zac Nees (Nov. 22, 2011)

Freshman of the Week

Steve Schmuhl, Indiana
Broomfield, Colo. - Legacy

  • Placed first in the 200-yard backstroke (1:47.17) and 200-yard medley relay (1:29.32)
  • Placed second in the 100- (49.23) and 200-yard butterfly (1:48.07)
  • His 100-yard freestyle and 200-yard medley relay times are NCAA provisional qualifying marks
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: N/A

 

2011-12 Big Ten Men's Swimmer/Diver of the Week

Oct. 11
S: Daniel Lester, Jr., WIS
D: No Selection

Oct. 18
S: Connor Jaeger, So., MICH
D: Alec Back, Fr., PUR

Oct. 25
S: Cody Miller, So., IND
D: Darian Schmidt, So., IND

Nov. 1
S: Ryan Phelan, Sr., IOWA
D: Turner Eckstrom, So., MINN


 

 

Nov. 8
S: Dan Madwed, Sr., MICH
D: Shane Mizkiel, So., OSU

Nov. 15
S: Kyler Van Swol, So., MINN
D: No Selection

Nov. 22
S: Andrew Elliott, Sr., OSU
D: Zac Nees, Jr., IND

Nov. 29
S: No Selection
D: No Selection

Dec. 6
S: Connor Jaeger, So., MICH
D: Christian Holstein, So., OSU

Dec. 13
S: Bryan Williams, So., MSU
D: Brian Akers, Sr., MSU
F: Hunter Bartlett, MSU

Jan. 3
S: Kyler Van Swol, So., MINN
D: No Selection
F: CJ Smith, MINN

Jan. 10
S: Miguel Ortiz, Jr., MICH
D: Zac Nees, Jr., IND
F: Steve Schmuhl, IND