Michigan, Minnesota and Ohio State Claim Men's Swimming and Diving Awards

Minnesota's Mikey Ross was named Big Ten Diver of the Week.

Minnesota's Mikey Ross was named Big Ten Diver of the Week.

Dec. 4, 2012

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Co-Swimmer of the Week
Miguel Ortiz, Michigan
Sr. – Tokyo, Japan – St. Mary’s International 

  • Posted six first-place finishes to help Michigan to the team title at the Hawkeye Invitational last weekend
  • Placed first in the 50-yard freestyle (19.83), 100-yard butterfly (46.79), 100-yard backstroke (46.67), 200-yard freestyle relay (1:17.79), 200-yard medley relay (1:25.55) and 400-yard medley relay (3:08.97)
  • Also tied for second in the 100-yard freestyle (43.82)
  • All three of his relay times were NCAA automatic qualifying marks, while all four of his individual events were NCAA provisional qualifying marks
  • Earns the fourth weekly award of his career and second of the season
  • Last Michigan Swimmer of the Week: Miguel Ortiz (Oct. 30, 2012)

Jason Schnur, Ohio State
Sr. – Cincinnati, Ohio – Oak Hills 

  • Posted five first- and one second-place finish to help Ohio State to the team title at the OSU Invitational last weekend
  • Placed first in the 100-yard freestyle (43.31), 200-yard freestyle relay (1:17.84), 400-yard freestyle relay (2:53.15), 200-yard medley relay (1:26.79) and 400-yard medley relay (3:10.55) and second in the 50-yard freestyle (19.98)
  • His times in the 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard freestyle relay and 200-yard medley relay were NCAA automatic qualifying marks, while his times in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle and 200-yard medley relay were NCCA provisional qualifying marks.
  • Earns the second weekly award of his career
  • Last Ohio State Swimmer of the Week: Sean Mathews (Jan. 24, 2012)

Diver of the Week
Mikey Ross, Minnesota
Sr. – Wilmette, Ill. – New Trier  

  • Placed first in the 1- (361.90) and 3-meter (374.55) diving events last weekend
  • Both event scores were NCAA Zone Diving qualifying marks
  • His score in the 1-meter event was the highest of any Minnesota diver this season
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Minnesota Diver of the Week: Jordan Lesser (Oct. 9, 2012)

 

 

Freshman of the Week
Dylan Bosch, Michigan
Johannesburg, South Africa – Crawford College  

  • Posted first-, second- and third-place finishes to help Michigan to the team title at the Hawkeye Invitational last weekend
  • Took first in the 200-yard butterfly (1:43.61), second in the 200-yard individual medley (1:46.39) and third in the 400-yard individual medley (3:50.70)
  • All three of his times were NCAA provisional qualifying marks
  • Earns the fourth weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Dylan Bosch (Oct. 30, 2012)

2012-13 Big Ten Men’s Swimmer/Diver of the Week

Oct. 2         S: Connor Jaeger, Jr., MICH
                   D: Jack Lee, Jr., MICH
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

Oct. 9         S: Richard Funk, So., MICH
                   D: Jordan Lesser, So., MINN
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

Oct. 16       S: Dan Lester, Sr., WIS
                   D: Logan Knauss, Fr., WIS
                   F: John Bushman, WIS

Oct. 23       S: Bryan Williams, Jr., MSU
                   D: Layne Rogers, Fr., PUR
                   F: Layne Rogers, PUR

Oct. 30       S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
                   D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

Nov. 6        S: Kyler Van Swol, Jr., MINN
                   D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
                   F: Roman Trussov, IOWA

Nov. 13       S: Michael Weiss, Sr., WIS
                   D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
                   F: Shane Ryan, PSU

Nov. 20       S: Charlie Rimkus, Sr., NU
                   D: Darian Schmidt, Jr., IND
                   F: Shane Ryan, PSU
                   F: Layne Rogers, PUR

Dec. 4        S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
                   S: Jason Schnur, Sr., OSU
                   D: Mikey Ross, Sr., MINN
                   F: Dylan Bosch, MICH

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