Michigan State Takes Home Men's Swimming and Diving Weekly Honors




Dec. 13, 2011

Swimmer of the Week

Bryan Williams, Michigan State
So. – Troy, Mich. – Avondale

  • Recorded first-place finishes in the 1000-yard freestyle (9:38.89), 100-yard butterfly (49.61) and 400-yard freestyle relay (3:08.38) against Ball State
  • His 1000-yard freestyle time ranks first for the Spartans this season
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan State Swimmer of the Week: Cameron Bartlett (Dec. 14, 2010)

Diver of the Week

Brian Akers, Michigan State
Sr. – Kentwood, Mich. – Kentwood

  • Won the 1- (268.35) and 3-meter (311.92) events against Ball State
  • Finished 43 points ahead of the second-place diver in the 3-meter event
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan State Diver of the Week: Ivan Zalessov (Dec. 14, 2010)

Freshman of the Week

Hunter Bartlett, Michigan State
New Paltz, N.Y. – New Paltz

  • Placed first in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:09.92) against Ball State
  • Finished third in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:00.54)
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan State Freshman of the Week: N/A

 

2011-12 Big Ten Men’s Swimmer/Diver of the Week

Oct. 11
S: Daniel Lester, Jr., WIS
D: No Selection

Oct. 18
S: Connor Jaeger, So., MICH
D: Alec Back, Fr., PUR

Oct. 25
S: Cody Miller, So., IND
D: Darian Schmidt, So., IND

Nov. 1
S: Ryan Phelan, Sr., IOWA
D: Turner Eckstrom, So., MINN

Nov. 8
S: Dan Madwed, Sr., MICH
D: Shane Mizkiel, So., OSU


 

 

Nov. 15
S: Kyler Van Swol, So., MINN
D: No Selection

Nov. 22
S: Andrew Elliott, Sr., OSU
D: Zac Nees, Jr., IND

Nov. 29
S: No Selection
D: No Selection

Dec. 6
S: Connor Jaeger, So., MICH
D: Christian Holstein, So., OSU

Dec. 13
S: Bryan Williams, So., MSU
D: Brian Akers, Sr., MSU
F: Hunter Bartlett, MSU

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