Indiana and Michigan Collect Men's Swimming and Diving Awards




Jan. 22, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Swimmer of the Wee
Miguel Ortiz, Michigan
Sr. – Tokyo, Japan – St. Mary’s International 

  • Posted three first-place finishes and two second-place efforts at the SMU Classic last weekend
  • Placed first in the 100-yard backstroke (46.77), 200-yard medley relay (1:26.48) and 400-yard medley relay (3:10.64) and was second in the 200-yard backstroke (1:45.05) and 200-yard freestyle relay (1:19.57)
  • Also finished fourth in the 50-yard freestyle (20.10)
  • His time in the 400-yard medley relay was an NCAA automatic qualifying mark, while his efforts in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard backstroke, 200-yard backstroke and 200-yard medley relay were NCAA provisional qualifying marks
  • Earns the fifth weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan Swimmer of the Week: Sean Fletcher (Jan. 8, 2013)

Diver of the Week
Darian Schmidt, Indiana
Jr. – Bloomington, Ind. – South   

  • Placed first in the 3- (460.20) and second in the 1-meter (395.48) diving events in Indiana’s victories over No. 6 Ohio State and No. 18 Iowa last weekend
  • His score in the 3-meter event set a new Hoosier record
  • Both of his scores were NCAA Zone Diving qualifying marks
  • Earns the third weekly award of his career
  • Last Indiana Diver of the Week: Darian Schmidt (Nov. 20, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Dylan Bosch, Michigan
Johannesburg, South Africa – Crawford College 

  • Posted six top-10 finishes at the SMU Classic last weekend
  • Took first in the 200-yard medley relay (1:26.48), second in the 200-yard butterfly (1:44.58), third in the 100-yard butterfly (48.01) and 800-yard freestyle relay (6:31.71), and eighth in the 200-yard breaststroke (1:58.39) and 400-yard individual medley (3:51.70)
  • His times in the 100-yard butterfly, 200-yard butterfly, 200-yard breaststroke, 400-yard individual medley and 200-yard medley relay were NCAA provisional qualifying marks
  • Earns the sixth weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Dylan Bosch (Jan. 8, 2013)

 

 

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

Jan. 22       S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
                   D: Darian Schmidt, Jr., IND
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

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