Illinois' Barbie Viney and Iowa's Nancilea Underwood named Swimmer and Diver of the Week

Oct. 18, 2005

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Swimmer of the Week
Barbie Viney, Illinois
JR, Georgetown, Ky./Scott County

Viney earns Swimmer of the Week after earning five first-place finishes last weekend. Against Kentucky the junior touched the wall first in the 100-yard freestyle (51.30) and 200 freestyle (1:52.07) while claimind second in the 50-yard freestyle in a time of 23.70. She went on to place first three more times against Louisville in the 100-yard freestyle (51.50), 200 freestyle (1:50.50) and 500 freestyle (5:02.98).

Diver of the Week
Nancilea Underwood, Iowa
SR, Sprint, Texas/Oak Ridge

Underwood claimed Diver of the Week accolades after taking first in the one-meter and second in the three-meter competitions in the Hawkeyes' season opener.  The senior earned a score of 307.35 on the one-meter and posted a mark of 261.23 in the three-meter competition.  This is Underwood's third weekly conference laurel of her career.