Purdue and Wisconsin Earn Big Ten Women's Swimming & Diving Awards

Purdue's Carly Mercer

Purdue's Carly Mercer

Jan. 14, 2014

Co-Swimmers of the Week
Carly Mercer, Purdue
Sr. – Fishers, Ind. – Hamilton Southeastern

  • Placed first in four events in Purdue’s dual meet win over Michigan (164.5-135.5)
  • Met NCAA provisional qualifying standards in the 50-yard freestyle (22.95 seconds) and 100-yard freestyle (49.47 seconds) and also swam legs in the first-place 200-yard medley (1:43.40) and 400-yard freestyle relays (3:25.74)
  • Recorded three first-place finishes and one second-place tally in the Wolverines’ dual meet victory versus Michigan State (167-125)
  • Helped the Boilermakers improve to 7-0 in dual meets this season
  • Earns the fourth Swimmer of the Week award of her career
  • Last Purdue Swimmer of the Week: Carly Mercer (Nov. 26, 2013)

Ivy Martin, Wisconsin
Jr. – Madison, Wis. – Madison East

  • Placed first in the 50-yard freestyle (22.60 seconds) and 400-yard freestyle relay (3:24.14) and second in the 100-yard freestyle (49.71 seconds) and 200-yard medley relay (1:42.52)
  • Her 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle marks met NCAA provisional standards
  • Earned her fourth-career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Last Wisconsin Swimmer of the Week: Ivy Martin (Oct. 8, 2013)

Diver of the Week
Michelle Cabassol, Purdue
So. – Bedford, Texas - Montgomery

  • Won the one-meter (313.73) and three-meter (364.13) diving competitions in Purdue’s dual meet win over Michigan State
  • Placed second in the one-meter (300.53) and three-meter (339.45) diving events in the Boilermakers’ dual meet victory over Michigan
  • All four dives met NCAA Zone Diving Standards
  • Earned her second-career Diver of the Week honor
  • Last Purdue Diver of the Week: Casey Matthews (Jan. 7, 2014)

 

 

Freshman of the Week
Meagan Lim, Purdue
Fr. – Singapore – Methodist Girls

  • Won the 100-yard butterfly (56.28 seconds) and 200-yard butterfly (2:02.73) versus Michigan State
  • Finished first in the 100-yard butterfly (54.95 seconds) and third in the 200-yard butterfly (2:02.68) and 200-yard medley relay (1:46.07) races versus Michigan
  • Collects her second-career Big Ten weekly honor
  • Last Purdue Freshman of the Week: Meagan Lim (Jan. 7, 2014)

2013-14 Big Ten Women’s Swimmer/Diver of the Week

Oct. 1   
S: Ali DeLoof, So., MICH
D: Carey Chen, Jr., MICH
F: Emma Sougstad, IOWA

Oct. 8   
S: Ivy Martin, Jr., WIS
D: Maggie Keefer, Sr., MINN
F: Breanne Siwicki, MINN

Oct. 15 
S: Ali DeLoof, So., MICH
D: Sarah McCrady, Sr., MINN
F: Amy Bopp, OSU

Oct. 22 
S: Brooklyn Snodgrass, So., IND
D: Maggie Keefer, Sr., MINN
F: Gia Dalesandro, IND

Oct. 29 
S: Lindsay Vrooman, Sr., IND
D: Michelle Cabassol, So., PUR
F: Olivia Barker, IND

Nov. 5  
S: Brooklyn Snodgrass, So., IND
D: Maggie Keefer, Sr., MINN
F: Breanne Siwicki, MINN

Nov. 12
S: Carly Mercer, Sr., PUR
D: Maggie Keefer, Sr., MINN
F: Lacey Locke, NU

Nov. 19
S: Kierra Smith, So., MINN
D: Abby Grilli, Jr., IOWA
F: Breanne Siwicki, MINN

Nov. 26
S: Carly Mercer, Sr., PUR
D: Casey Matthews, Sr., PUR
F: Lauren Abruzzo, NU

Dec. 10
S: Lindsay Vrooman, Sr., IND
D: Anna Filipcic, Fr., NEB
F: Gia Dalesandro, IND

Dec. 17
S: Lindsay Seemann, Sr., IOWA
D: Abby Grilli, Jr., IOWA
F: Anna Filipcic, NEB

Dec. 24
S: No selection
D: Casey Matthews, Sr., PUR
F: No selection

Jan. 7    
S: Ali DeLoof, So., MICH
D: Casey Matthews, Sr., PUR
F: Meagan Lim, PUR

Jan. 14 
S: Carly Mercer, Sr., PUR
S: Ivy Martin, Jr., WIS
D: Michelle Cabassol, So., PUR
F: Meagan Lim, PUR