Minnesota and Northwestern Earn Big Ten Men's Swimming & Diving Weekly Honors

Northwestern's Andrew Cramer

Northwestern's Andrew Cramer

Jan. 28, 2014

Swimmer of the Week
Kyler Van Swol, Minnesota
Sr. – Frankfort, Ill. – Lincoln-Way North

  • Recorded a trio of first-place finishes in Minnesota’s dual meet win over North Carolina State
  • Met NCAA provisional standards in the 100-yard butterfly (46.90 seconds) and 200-yard butterfly (1:44.85) and swam one leg in the 400-yard freestyle relay (2:56.74)
  • Collects his fourth-career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Last Minnesota Swimmer of the Week: Derek Toomey (Nov. 19, 2013)

Diver of the Week
Manny Pollard, Minnesota
So. – Troy, N.Y. – Troy

  • Placed first in the one-meter (350.10) and three-meter (378.98) diving competitions in Minnesota’s dual meet victory over North Carolina State
  • Both dives met NCAA Zone Diving marks
  • Earns his second-career Diver of the Week honor
  • Last Minnesota Diver of the Week: Dylan Zoe (Nov. 12, 2013)

Freshman of the Week
Andrew Cramer, Northwestern
Fr. – Indianapolis, Ind. – Cathedral  

  • Placed first in the one-meter (315.14) and three-meter (351.45) diving competitions in Northwestern’s Big Ten win over Iowa
  • Both performances met NCAA Zone Diving standards
  • Collects his second-career weekly conference honor
  • Collects Northwestern’s first Freshman of the Week honor

2013-14 Big Ten Men’s Swimmer/Diver of the Week

Oct. 1   
S: Bruno Ortiz, Jr., MICH
D: James Ross, Jr., MICH
F: Nick Zito, IOWA

Oct. 8   
S: Daryl Turner, Fr., MINN
D: Manny Pollard, So., MINN
F: Brett Pinfold, WIS


 

 

Oct. 15 
S: John Wojciechowski, Sr., MICH
D: Darian Schmidt, Sr., IND
F: Steffen Hillmer, OSU

Oct. 22 
S: John Hauser, Sr., PSU
D: Jamie Bissett, Jr., PUR
F: Daryl Turner, MINN

Oct. 29 
S: Richard Funk, Jr., MICH
D: Stephen Ettienne, Jr., OSU
F: Matt McHugh, OSU

Nov. 5  
S: Roman Trussov, So., IOWA
D: Christian Holstein, Sr., OSU
F: Daryl Turner, MINN

Nov. 12
S: Shane Ryan, So., PSU
D: Dylan Zoe, So., MINN
F: Filip Bujoczek, PUR

Nov. 19
S: Derek Toomey, Sr., MINN
D: Andrew Cramer, Fr., NU
F: Filip Bujoczek, PUR

Nov. 26
S: Connor McDonald, Jr., OSU
D: Christian Holstein, Sr., OSU
F: Matt McHugh, OSU

Dec. 10
S: Dylan Bosch, So., MICH
D: Addison Boschult, So., IOWA
F: Daryl Turner, MINN

Dec. 24
S: No selection
D: Darian Schmidt, Sr., IND
F: No selection

Jan. 7    
S: Bruno Ortiz, Jr., MICH
D: Layne Rodgers, So., PUR
F: Austin Flager, PUR

Jan. 14 
S: Dylan Bosch, So., MICH
D: Jamie Bissett, Jr., PUR
F: Daryl Turner, MINN

Jan. 21 
S: Richard Funk, Jr., MICH
D: Darian Schmidt, Sr., IND
F: Anze Tavcar, IND

Jan. 28 
S: Kyler Van Swol, Sr., MINN
D: Manny Pollard, So., MINN
F: Andrew Cramer, NU