Women's Swimming and Diving Honors

Oct. 7, 2014

Swimmer of the Week
Kierra Smith, Minnesota
Jr. - Kelowna, B.C. - Immaculate Regional High School
• Finished first in three events in Minnesota's 191-101 win over Arizona State
• Placed first in the 100 breaststroke (1:03.11), 200 breaststroke (2:12.66) and 400 medley relay (3:43.40)
• Collected an NCAA provisional qualifying mark in the 200 breaststroke 
• Earns her fourth Swimmer of the Week award
• Last Minnesota Swimmer of the Week: Kierra Smith (Nov. 19, 2013)
Diver of the Week
Anna Filipcic, Nebraska
So. - Omaha, Nebraska - Omaha Burke
• Claimed first-place finishes in the one-meter (293.25) and three-meter (296.30) diving events during the double dual meet against Iowa and         Michigan
• Recorded NCAA Zone Diving qualifying scores in both events
• Earns her second Diver of the Week honor
• Last Nebraska Diver of the Week: Anna Filipcic (Dec. 10, 2013)
Freshman of the Week
Clara Smiddy, Michigan
Fr. - Miami, Fla. - home schooled
• Recorded four first-place finishes in Michigan's wins over Iowa (188.50 - 105.50) and Nebraska (182-112)
• Finished first in the 100-yard backstroke (54.40), 200-yard backstroke (1:55.99), 400-yard freestyle relay (3:24.35) and 200-yard medley relay (1:43.25)
• Tallied NCAA provisional qualifying marks in both the 100-yard backstroke and the 200-yard backstroke
• Earns her first Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Marni Oldershaw (Jan. 8, 2013)
2014-15 Big Ten Women's Swimmer/Diver of the Week
Oct. 7
        S: Kierra Smith, MINN
D: Anna Filipcic, NEB
        F: Clara Smiddy, MICH