Michigan Claims Women's Swimming Weekly Awards

Michigan's Marni Oldershaw was named Freshman of the Week.

Michigan's Marni Oldershaw was named Freshman of the Week.

Jan. 8, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Swimmer of the Week
Deirdre Jones, Michigan
Sr. - Nashville, Tenn. - University School of Nashville   

  • Posted three first- and one second-place finish to lead the Wolverines to a team title at the Orange Bowl Classic last week
  • Finished first in the 50-meter freestyle (26.50), 100-meter freestyle (57.64) and 200-meter freestyle relay (1:46.59) and second in the 200-meter medley relay (1:56.84)
  • Her times in the 50-meter freestyle and 200-meter freestyle relay were meet records
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Michigan Swimmer of the Week: Adrienne Bicek (Dec. 4, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Marni Oldershaw, Michigan
Oakville, Ontario - Iroquois Ridge 

  • Posted two first- and one second-place finish to help Michigan win the team title at the Orange Bowl Classic last week
  • Finished first in the 50-meter breaststroke (32.79) and 200-meter individual medley (2:16.73) and second in the 200-yard medley relay (1:56.84)
  • Set meet records in the 50-meter breaststroke and 200-meter individual medley
  • Earns the second weekly award of her career
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Marni Oldershaw (Dec. 4, 2012)

2012-13 Big Ten Women's Swimmer/Diver of the Week

Oct. 2         S: Angela Chokran, Jr., MICH
                   D: Carey Chen, So., MICH
                   F: Elizabeth Brown, MSU

Oct. 9         S: Tess Behrens, Jr., MINN
                   D: Sarah McCrady, Jr., MINN
                   F: Lauren Votava, MINN


 

 

Oct. 16       S: Jessica Plant, So., MINN
                   S: Ivy Martin, So., WIS
                   D: Maggie Keefer, Jr., MINN
                   F: Kierra Smith, MINN

Oct. 23       S: Kierra Smith, Fr., MINN
                   D: Sarah McCrady, Jr., MINN
                   F: Kierra Smith, MINN

Oct. 30       S: Brooklyn Snodgrass, Fr., IND
                   D: Maggie Keefer, Jr., MINN
                   D: Cheyenne Cousineau, Jr., OSU
                   F: Brooklyn Snodgrass, IND

Nov. 6        S: Tori Simenec, So., MINN
                   D: Cheyenne Cousineau, Jr., OSU
                   F: Kierra Smith, MINN

Nov. 13       S: Kierra Smith, Fr., MINN
                   D: Alison Menzies, So., MSU
                   F: Kierra Smith, MINN

Nov. 20       S: Carly Mercer, Jr., PUR
                   D: Maddie Miskulin, Jr., PUR
                   F: Shelly Patton, NU

Dec. 4        S: Adrienne Bicek, Sr., MICH
                   D: Maggie Keefer, Jr., MINN
                   F: Marni Oldershaw, MICH

Dec. 11       S: Becky Stoughton, So., IOWA
                   D: Joelle Christy, So., IOWA
                   F: Olivia Kabacinski, IOWA

Jan. 8         S: Deirdre Jones, Sr., MICH
                   D: No selection
                   F: Marni Oldershaw, MICH