Minnesota, Penn State and Purdue Collect Men's Swimming and Diving Weekly Plaudits

Dylan Zoe

Dylan Zoe

Nov. 12, 2013

Swimmer of the Week
Shane Ryan, Penn State
So. – Havertown, Pa. – Haverford

  • Placed first in the 50-yard freestyle (20.38), 100-yard backstroke (47.87) and 400-yard freestyle relay (2:57.86) versus No. 4 Texas
  • Finished first in the 400-yard medley relay (3:15.13) against No. 24 Virginia
  • His 100-yard backstroke time made NCAA provisional standards
  • Helped the Nittany Lions defeat Virginia, 191-162, for the first time since 1997
  • Earns his first-career Swimmer of the Week award and third weekly honor
  • Last Penn State Swimmer of the Week: John Hauser (Oct. 22, 2013)

Diver of the Week
Dylan Zoe, Minnesota
So. – Eagan, Minn. – Eastview High School

  • Took first in the one-meter (324.90) and three-meter (348.35) diving competition in Minnesota’s dual meet versus North Dakota
  • Both dives met NCAA Zone Diving standards
  • Helped the Golden Gophers defeat North Dakota, 179-113
  • Earns his first-career Diver of the Week honor
  • Last Minnesota Diver of the Week: Manny Pollard (Oct. 8, 2013)

Freshman of the Week
Filip Bujoczek, Purdue
Fr. – Sosnowiec, Poland – Wroclaw ZS4

  • Placed first in the 200-yard freestyle (1:38.48) in a quad meet versus Iowa, Northwestern and Ohio State
  • His 200-yard freestyle time marked the best finish for a Purdue swimmer this season
  • Collects his first-career Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Purdue Freshman of the Week: Layne Rogers (Jan. 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, 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

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