Michigan, Ohio State Earn Men's Swimming and Diving Weekly Honors

Matt McHugh

Matt McHugh

Oct. 29, 2013

Swimmer of the Week
Richard Funk, Michigan
Jr. – Edmonton, Alberta - Strathcona

  • Placed first in the 100-yard breaststroke (54.14), 200-yard breaststroke (1:58.82) and 200-yard medley relay (1:27.81) in Michigan’s double-dual meet with Indiana and Texas in Bloomington, Ind., on Oct. 25
  • His 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard breaststroke times were an NCAA provisional qualifying mark
  • Trio of first-place finishes helped the Wolverines defeat the Hoosiers (203-97) and Longhorns (166-134)
  • Earned his second-career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Last Michigan Swimmer of the Week: John Wojciechowski (Oct. 15, 2013)

Diver of the Week
Stephen Ettienne, Ohio State
Jr. – Waterbury, Conn. – Sacred Heart

  • Placed first in the three-meter (410.03) diving competition against Kenyon College in Columbus, Ohio on Oct. 25
  • His dive met NCAA Zone Diving standards
  • Earned his first-career Diver of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Diver of the Week: Shane Miszkiel (Jan. 29, 2013)

Freshman of the Week
Matt McHugh, Ohio State
Fr. – West Bend, Wis. – West Bend High School

  • Placed first in the 100-yard butterfly (48.62), 100-yard backstroke (49.18) and 200-yard medley relay (1:31.40) in Ohio State’s dual meet against Kenyon College in Columbus, Ohio on Oct. 25
  • Three first-place finishes helped lead the Buckeyes to a 186-101 win over Kenyon College
  • Earned his first-career Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: Steffen Hillmer (Oct. 15, 2013) 

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, Fr., IOWA

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

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

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

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

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