Wisconsin's Yi Ting Siow and Iowa's Nancilea Underwood are Weekly Honorees

Iowa's Nancilea Underwood nabs second-consecutive weekly honor.

Iowa's Nancilea Underwood nabs second-consecutive weekly honor.

Oct. 25, 2005

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Swimmer of the Week
Yi Ting Siow, Wisconsin
FR, Seremban, Malaysia/The Bolles School (Florida)

Siow earns her first career Swimmer of the Week honor after helping lead the Badgers to a fourth place finish (229 pts.) at the SMU Classic last weekend. The freshman posted an NCAA "A" qualifying mark and set a Wisconsin school record, finishing first in the 200-yard breaststroke in a time of 2:11.59. She also claimed first place finishes and recorded NCAA "B" marks in the 200 and 400-yard Individual Medley events with times of 2:01.51 and 4:16.34, respectively. She wrapped up her performance by helping her team record a fourth-place finish in the 800-yard freestyle relay (7:31.57).

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

Underwood has been named Diver of the Week for the second-consecutive week this season after setting a new school and pool record, placing first in the three-meter competition with a score of 365.79 in a dual meet against Minnesota.  The senior also placed first in the one-meter event with a mark of 300.90. This is Underwood's fourth weekly accolade of her career.