Big Ten Announces Women's Swimming and Diving Awards

Penn State's Amy Modglin entered four events and won three during a triple-dual meet at Maryland as she led Penn State to victories over the host Terrapins as well as Pittsburgh and Villanova.

Penn State's Amy Modglin entered four events and won three during a triple-dual meet at Maryland as she led Penn State to victories over the host Terrapins as well as Pittsburgh and Villanova.

Jan. 18, 2011

Park Ridge, Ill. - The conference office announced on Tuesday the weekly women's swimming and diving honors. Penn State's Amy Modglin earns Swimmer of the Week honors while Minnesota's Kelci Bryant takes home weekly diving laurels.

Women's Swimmer of the Week
Amy Modglin - Penn State
So. - Fort Myers, Fla. - Fort Myers

Penn State's Amy Modglin entered four events and won three during a triple-dual meet at Maryland as she led Penn State to victories over the host Terrapins as well as Pittsburgh and Villanova. The sophomore eclipsed the NCAA provisional time in both the 200-yard backstroke (1:57.38) and the 400 individual medley (4:19.40), also winning the 200 freestyle (1:50.36). In addition, she earned a third-place finish in the 1,650 freestyle with a time of 16:53.81.

Last Penn State Women's Swimmer of the Week: Amy Modglin (Oct. 26, 2010)

Women's Diver of the Week
Kelci Bryant - Minnesota
Jr. - Chatham, Ill. - Keystone

Minnesota's Kelci Bryant captured two titles on the way to a 196-101 team victory over Missouri in a dual meet on Saturday. The defending national champion took first-place in the one-meter and three-meter diving events with season-best scores on both boards. The junior scored 338.32 points in the one-meter event and 366.52 in the three-meter event. This is the second weekly award for Bryant, as she also earned the honor on Dec. 7.

Last Minnesota Women's Diver of the Week: Kelci Bryant (Dec. 7, 2010)

2010-11 Big Ten Women's Swimmer/Diver of the Week

Oct. 12
S: Jillian Tyler, Sr., MINN
D: Amanda Lohman, Jr., MICH
Oct. 19
S: Ashley Wanland, Jr., WIS
D: Margaret Keefer, Fr., MINN
Oct. 26
S: Amy Modglin, So., PSU
D: Erin Mertz, Sr., PUR
Nov. 2
S: Adrienne Bicek, So., MICH
S: Rebecka Palm, Fr., WIS
D: Gabby Agostino, Jr., IND
Nov. 9
S: Maggie Meyer, Sr., WIS
D: Erin Mertz, Sr., PUR
Nov. 16
S: Jillian Tyler, Sr., MINN
D: Bianca Alvarez, Jr., OSU
Nov. 23
S: Megan Detro, So., OSU
D: Gabby Agostino, Jr., IND
Dec. 7
S: Maggie Meyer, Sr., WIS
D: Kelci Bryant, Jr., MINN
Dec. 14
S: Katarina Tour, Sr., IOWA
D: Sarah Clay, Jr., MSU
Jan. 4
S: No selection
D: Ilana Zeises, Sr., PSU
Jan. 11
S: Taylor Wohrley, So., IND
D: Laura Ryan, Fr., IND
Jan. 17
S: Amy Modglin, So., PSU
D: Kelci Bryant, Jr., MINN

 

 

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