Minnesota, Northwestern, Ohio State and Purdue Claim Women’s Swimming and Diving Accolades

Nov. 25, 2015

Co-Swimmers of the Week
Liz Li, Ohio State
So. – Shenyang, China – Old Dominican
• Collected an NCAA automatic qualifying time in the 50-yard freestyle (21.83) and added a pair of NCAA provisional qualifying times in the 100-yard freestyle (49.90) and 100-yard butterfly (53.10) at the Ohio State Invitational
• Time in the 50-yard freestyle is currently the top time in the nation, while her 100-yard butterfly ranks No. 15
• Recorded first-place finishes in the 50-yard freestyle and 200-yard medley relay (1:40.11), and added second-, third- and 11th-place marks in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:30.20), 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard butterfly, respectively
• The Academic All-Big Ten honoree earns her first career Big Ten Swimmer of the Week award
• Last Ohio State Swimmer of the Week: Lindsey Clary (Oct. 28, 2015)

Emily Fogle, Purdue
Sr. – North Barrington, Ill. – Barrington
• Recorded a trio of first-place finishes in the 100-yard breaststroke (58.88), 200-yard breaststroke (2:07.30) and 400-yard medley relay (3:37.03), while adding a second-place mark in the 200-medley relay (1:40.14) at the Purdue Invitational
• Collected NCAA automatic qualifying times in both breaststroke events, while also setting a Boilermaker record in the 100-yard breaststroke and both a Purdue and pool record in the 200-yard breaststroke
• Time in the 200-yard breaststroke is No. 2 in the nation and 100-yard breaststroke ranks No. 5
• Earns her first career Big Ten Swimmer of the Week award
• Last Purdue Swimmer of the Week: Allie Davis (Nov. 11, 2015)

Diver of the Week
Yu Zhou, Minnesota
Jr. – Wuhan, China – Beijing College of Sports
• Swept all three diving events at the Georgia Tech Invitational, scoring 330.40 points in the one-meter event, 369.00 points in the three-meter competition and 360.30 points on platform
• Recorded NCAA Zone qualifying scores in all events
• Earns her eighth career Diver of the Week honor
• Last Minnesota Diver of the Week: Yu Zhou (Nov. 4, 2015)

Freshman of the Week
Olivia Rosendahl, Northwestern
Fr. – Los Angeles, Calif. – Immaculate Heart
• Swept the diving events at the TYR Invitational, scoring 285.90 points in the one-meter event, 329.00 points in the three-meter competition and 233.80 points on platform
• Recorded NCAA Zone qualifying scores in all events, and remains undefeated in the three-meter diving event this season
• Earns her second career Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Northwestern Freshman of the Week: Olivia Rosendahl (Nov. 4, 2015)

2015-16 Big Ten Women’s Swimmer/Diver of the Week
Oct. 7
S: Joanna Wu, Sr., RU
D: Yu Zhou, Jr., MINN
F: Monika Gonzalez-Hermosillo, PSU

Oct. 14
S: Samantha Harding, Sr., MINN
D: Yu Zhou, Jr., MINN
F: Rachel Munson, MINN

Oct. 21
S: Chase Kinney, Jr., WIS
D: Yu Zhou, Jr., MINN
F: Miranda Tucker, IND
F: Jess Unicomb, WIS

Oct. 28
S: Samantha Stratford, So., ILL
S: Lindsey Clary, Jr., OSU
D: Madeline Sewell, Jr., MSU
F: Megan Vuong, ILL
F: Julia Oppedisano, MSU

Nov. 4
S: Ali DeLoof, Sr., MICH
D: Yu Zhou, Jr., MINN
F: Siobhan Haughey, MICH
F: Olivia Rosendahl, NU

Nov. 11
S: Gia Dalesandro, Jr., IND
S: Allie Davis, Sr., PUR
D: Addison Walkowiak, So., RU
F: Lilly King, IND

Nov. 18
S: Brooke Zeiger, So., MINN
S: Casey Francis, Jr., PSU
D: Lacey Houser, Sr., IND
F: Miranda Tucker, IND
F: Rachel Munson, MINN

Nov. 25
S: Liz Li, So., OSU
S: Emily Fogle, Sr., PU
D: Yu Zhou, Jr., MINN
F: Olivia Rosendahl, NU