Michigan, Minnesota and Ohio State Collect Women's Swimming and Diving Awards

Sarah McCrady

Oct. 15, 2013

Swimmer of the Week
Ali DeLoof, Michigan
So. - Grosse Pointe, Mich. - Grosse Point South

  • Collected two first-place finishes in the Big Ten dual meet against Minnesota in Minneapolis on Oct. 11
  • Finished first in the 100-yard backstroke (54.54) and 200-yard medley relay (1:41.10), second in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:25.53) and third in the 100-yard freestyle (51.75)
  • Her 100-yard backstroke time was an NCAA provisional qualifying mark
  • Earned her second-career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Last Michigan Swimmer of the Week: Ali DeLoof (Oct. 1, 2013)

Diver of the Week
Sarah McCrady, Minnesota
Sr. - Eagan, Minn. - Eagan High School

  • Placed first in the three-meter (336.15) and fourth in the one-meter (273.60) diving competitions against Michigan in Minneapolis on Oct. 11
  • Both dives qualified for NCAA Zone Diving standards
  • Earned her third-career Diver of the Week honor
  • Last Minnesota Diver of the Week: Maggie Keefer (Oct. 8, 2013)

Freshman of the Week
Amy Bopp, Ohio State
Fr. - Clifton Park, N.Y. - Shenendehowa High School

  • Recorded two first-place finishes in season-opening dual meet against Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., on Oct. 11
  • Finished first in the 100 breaststroke (1:04.23) and 200 breaststroke (2:18.05)
  • Helped lead the Buckeyes to a 195-104 win over the Wildcats
  • Earned her first Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: N/A

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, Fr., IOWA

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

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