Women's Swimming and Diving Gets Under Way

Oct. 11, 2005

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Co-Swimmers of the Week
Emily Carpenter, Wisconsin
SR, Lee's Summit, Mo./Blue Springs North

Carpenter has been named Co-Swimmer of the Week after helping Wisconsin record its first victory of the season. The senior claimed two first-place finishes of her own in the 100 freestyle (52.80) and 200 freestyle (1:53:25), as the Badgers knocked off instate rival UW-Green Bay.

Katie Wind, Minnesota
SR, St. Paul, Minn./Trinity

Wind earns Co-Swimmer of the Week honors after helping Minnesota win 10 of 16 events in Lawrence, Kan., last Saturday as the Golden Gophers defeated the Jayhawks for their first victory of the season. The senior won both the 100 and 200-yard backstrokes, posting times of 58.21 and 2:03:24, respectively.

Diver of the Week
Amanda Witte, Wisconsin
SR, LaGrange, Ill./Lyons Township

Witte earns Diver of the Week accolades after diving her way to a pair of second-place finishes against UW-Green Bay. The senior co-captain posted a score of 227.40 on the one-meter board and 231.00 on the three-meter board. This is the second-consecutive year that Witte has been dubbed the first diver of the week of the season.