Nov. 29, 2005
Swimmer of the Week
Amberle Biedermann, Penn State
SR, Colorado Springs, Colo./Rampart
Biedermann earns Swimmer of the Week laurels after claiming an individual second-place finish and pacing two relays to victories last week. The senior was the second to touch the wall in the 50-yard freestyle in 24.57 while her 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay teams finished first in 1:46.99 and 3:30.40, respectively. She is a 10-time Big Ten Champion and a seven-time league record holder.
Diver of the Week
Anesa Beard, Ohio State
JR, Franklin, Ind./Franklin Community
Beard collects Diver of the Week accolades after sweeping the one and three-meter springboard events. The junior won the one-meter board (263.55) and the three-meter event with a score of 293.70 to claim her first weekly honor of her career.