Michigan Wins 2014 Big Ten Men's Swimming & Diving Championships
March 1, 2014
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Michigan captured the 2014 Big Ten Men's Swimming & Diving Championship Saturday night at the Donald B. Canham Natatorium on the campus of the University of Michigan. The title marks the Wolverines' fourth consecutive crown and 38th overall.
Michigan compiled 889 points throughout the four-day event. Indiana finished second after collecting 564 points and Ohio State was third with 515 points. Minnesota finished fourth with 378 points, while Penn State recorded 349.5 points to finish fifth.
The Wolverines took home Big Ten titles in the 500-yard freestyle, 200-yard individual medley, 400-yard individual medley, 200-yard freestyle, 100-yard breaststroke, 1,650-yard freestyle, 200-yard butterfly, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay, 400-yard freestyle relay and 800-yard freestyle relay.
Penn State's Shane Ryan was named the Swimmer of the Championships, while Indiana's Darian Schmidt was tabbed the Diver of the Championships. Minnesota's Jakub Maly was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Year. Michigan head coach Mike Bottom was tabbed the Swimming Coach of the Year for the fourth consecutive season, while Indiana diving coach Drew Johansen was named the Diving Coach of the Year.
The complete 2014 All-Big Ten Teams and Sportsmanship Award honorees are listed below.
2014 Big Ten Individual Honors
Swimmer of the Championships: Shane Ryan, Penn State
2014 All-Big Ten Teams