Minnesota, Ohio State and Purdue Collect Men's Swimming and Diving Awards

Minnesota's Logan Redondo was named Co-Freshman of the Week.

Minnesota's Logan Redondo was named Co-Freshman of the Week.

Jan. 15, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Swimmer of the Week
Danny Tucker, Purdue
Jr. – Naperville, Ill. – Naperville Central 

  • Posted six first-place finishes and one third-place effort in Purdue’s meets against Michigan and Michigan State last weekend
  • Placed first in the 50-yard freestyle (20.18), 100-yard freestyle (44.21), 200-yard medley relay (1:31.03) and 400-yard medley relay (2:59.71) to lead the Boilermakers to a dual meet victory over the Spartans
  • Finished first in the 100-yard freestyle (44.71) and 200-yard freestyle relay (1.21.34) and third in the 50-yard freestyle (20.42) against the Wolverines
  • His times in the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle against Michigan State were NCAA provisional qualifying marks
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Purdue Swimmer of the Week: Danny Conway (Dec. 26, 2012)

Diver of the Week
Shane Miszkiel, Ohio State
Jr. – Victoria, B.C. – Claremont Secondary School 

  • Placed first in the 1- (380.55) and 3-meter (457.28) diving events in Ohio State’s victory over Wright State last weekend
  • Both of his scores were NCAA Zone Diving qualifying marks
  • Earns the sixth weekly award of his career and fourth of the season
  • Last Ohio State Diver of the Week: Shane Miszkiel (Nov. 13, 2012)

Co-Freshman of the Week
Logan Redondo, Minnesota
Mission Viejo, Calif. – Capistrano Valley 

  • Posted one first- and one third-place finish in Minnesota’s victory over Hawai’i last weekend
  • Took first in the 500-yard freestyle (4:29.66) and third in the 1000-yard freestyle (9:23.73)
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Minnesota Freshman of the Week: CJ Smith (Jan. 3, 2012)

 

 

Layne Rogers, Purdue
West Lafayette, Ind. – Harrison

  • Posted four top-six finishes in the 1- and 3-meter diving events last weekend
  • Placed first in the 3-meter (356.77) and sixth in the 1-meter (294.68) diving events in Purdue’s victory over Michigan State
  • Claimed second in the 3-meter (342.50) and fourth in the 1-meter (275.50) diving events against Michigan   
  • His scores on the 3-meter were NCAA Zone Diving qualifying marks
  • Earns his third Freshman of the Week honor and the fourth weekly award of his career
  • Last Purdue Freshman of the Week: Danny Conway (Dec. 26, 2012)

2012-13 Big Ten Men’s Swimmer, Diver and Freshman of the Week

Oct. 2         S: Connor Jaeger, Jr., MICH
                   D: Jack Lee, Jr., MICH
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

 Oct. 9         S: Richard Funk, So., MICH
                   D: Jordan Lesser, So., MINN
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

 Oct. 16       S: Dan Lester, Sr., WIS
                   D: Logan Knauss, Fr., WIS
                   F: John Bushman, WIS

 Oct. 23       S: Bryan Williams, Jr., MSU
                   D: Layne Rogers, Fr., PUR
                   F: Layne Rogers, PUR

 Oct. 30       S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
                   D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

 Nov. 6        S: Kyler Van Swol, Jr., MINN
                   D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
                   F: Roman Trussov, IOWA

 Nov. 13       S: Michael Weiss, Sr., WIS
                   D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
                   F: Shane Ryan, PSU

 Nov. 20       S: Charlie Rimkus, Sr., NU
                   D: Darian Schmidt, Jr., IND
                   F: Shane Ryan, PSU
                   F: Layne Rogers, PUR

Dec. 4        S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
                   S: Jason Schnur, Sr., OSU
                   D: Mikey Ross, Sr., MINN
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

Dec. 26       S: Danny Conway, Fr., PUR
                   D: No selection
                   F: Danny Conway, PUR

Jan. 8         S: Sean Fletcher, Sr., MICH
                   D: James Ross, Jr., MICH
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

Jan. 15       S: Danny Tucker, Jr., PUR
                   D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
                   F: Logan Redondo, MINN
                   F: Layne Rogers, PUR