Oct. 31, 2006
Swimmer of the Week
Leila Vaziri, Indiana
Sr., Coral Springs, Fla./Coral Springs
Vaziri posted five NCAA "B" Standard times as she placed first in three individual and two relay events last week. The senior notched "B" marks in three entries Friday against Northwestern as she took first in the 200-yard freestyle (1:49.61) and the 100-yard butterfly (55.27). Vaziri also recorded "B" times and first-place finishes in the 100-yard backstroke (54.74) and 100-yard freestyle (50.82) Saturday as Indiana defeated Arizona State. This is the third career weekly honor for Vaziri and her first this season.
Last IND SOW: Annica Lofstedt (1/31/06)
Diver of the Week
Christina Loukas, Indiana
Jr., Riverwoods, Ill./Deerfield
Loukas placed first in all four of her events last week as she swept the one- (293.32) and three-meter (319.80) contests against Northwestern on Friday and Arizona State (321.60, 360.90) on Saturday. All of Loukas' scores surpassed NCAA Zone qualifying marks as the junior helped her team to victories over the Wildcats and Sun Devils. This is the fifth career weekly selection for Loukas and her second consecutive honor.
Last IND DOW: Christina Loukas (10/24/06)