Minnesota, Northwestern and Purdue Earn Men's Swimming and Diving Conference Awards

Andrew Cramer, Northwestern

Andrew Cramer, Northwestern

Nov. 19, 2013

Swimmer of the Week
Derek Toomey, Minnesota
Sr. – Madison, Wis. – Verona

  • Posted NCAA provisional qualifying marks in the 50-yard freestyle (19.68) and 100-yard freestyle (43.63) at the USA Swimming Grand Prix in Minneapolis
  • Part of first-place 400-yard freestyle relay (2:55.52) and 400-yard medley relay (3:12.22) teams
  • His 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle times currently lead the NCAA
  • Collects his first-career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Last Minnesota Swimmer of the Week: Daryl Turner (Oct. 8, 2013)

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

  • Placed first in the three-meter (386.70) and second in the one-meter (317.90) diving competition in Northwestern’s dual meet versus Wisconsin
  • Both dives met NCAA Zone Diving standards
  • Helped the Wildcats defeat the Badgers, 165-135
  • Earns his first-career Diver of the Week honor
  • Last Northwestern Diver of the Week: Ryan McIntosh (Dec. 4, 2007)

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

  • Posted NCAA provisional qualifying marks in the 200-yard freestyle (1:37.80) and 500-yard freestyle (4:22.69) at the USA Swimming Grand Prix in Minneapolis
  • His 500-yard freestyle time set a new freshman record and is currently the second-fastest time in Boilermaker history
  • Collects his second-career Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Purdue Freshman of the Week: Filip Bujoczek (Nov. 12, 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

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