Indiana and Purdue Earn Weekly Laurels

Nov. 7, 2006

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Co-Swimmers of the Week
Leila Vaziri, Indiana
Sr., Coral Springs, Fla./Coral Springs

Vaziri posted NCAA "B" times in all three of her events as the Hoosiers defeated No. 11 Texas last weekend. The senior placed first in the 200-yard medley relay (1:42.22) and the 200-yard freestyle (1:50.07) before taking second in the 100-yard freestyle (50.39). This is Vaziri's fourth career honor and her second this season.

Last IND SOW:  Leila Vaziri (10/31/06)

Carlene Takaki, Purdue
Sr., San Jose, Calif./Presentation

Takaki swept the 200- and 100-yard butterfly events in weekend duals at No. 20 Notre Dame and Northwestern, all in NCAA "B" times. The senior won the 200-yard events in times of 2:01.48 and 2:01.25 and posted 100-yard finishes at 54.89 and 55.11. This is Takaki's first career honor.

Last PUR SOW: Jenae Gill (1/04/05)

Diver of the Week
Amanda Miller, Purdue
Sr., Centreville, Va./Centreville

Miller placed first in each of her four events last weekend, setting a new varsity record in the one-meter against Northwestern (332.33), topping the field by 80 points. The senior took the three-meter by 50 points (331.05) after winning both events against Notre Dame on Friday. This is Miller's third career honor.

Last PUR DOW:  Amanda Miller (10/17/06)