Feb. 9, 2004
Swimmer of the Week
GULSAH GUNENC, Fr., Ohio State
Edirne, Turkey/Edirne Anatolian
Gunenc picked up the final 2003-04 Swimmer of the Week honor after capturing first-place finishes and season-bests in the 100 and 200-yard butterfly events in Ohio State's meet against Tennessee. The freshman recorded times of 57.48 and 2:02.67, respectively, while also placing fourth in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2:08.21. Additionally, Gunenc was part of the Buckeyes' top-placing 200-yard medley relay, recording a season-best time on her leg of the event.
Diver of the Week
Julie Broms, Fr., Ohio State
Springfield, IL/North Central (IN)
Ohio State's Julie Broms notched her first Diver of the Week award as she garnered top honors on the three-meter board against Tennessee. Broms reached the NCAA qulaifying mark and finished more than 21 points higher than her closest competitor, a three-time All-America diver. The freshman placed fourth off the one-meter board with a score of 271.88.