Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin Claim Women’s Swimming and Diving Accolades

Dec. 9, 2015

Swimmer of the Week
Lilly King, Indiana
Fr. – Evansville, Ind. – F.J. Reitz
• Recorded gold- and silver-medal finishes in the 200- and 100-meter breaststroke events, respectively, at the AT&T Winter Nationals
• Time of 1:06.43 in the 100-meter breaststroke converts to an NCAA automatic qualifying mark, per NCAA conversion standards, while mark of 2:24.47 in the 200-meter breaststroke converts to an NCAA provisional qualifying time
• Broke the Indiana and U.S. National 17-18 Age Group record in the 200-meter breaststroke
• Earns her first career Big Ten Swimmer of the Week award
• Last Indiana Swimmer of the Week: Gia Dalesandro (Nov. 11, 2015)

Diver of the Week
Lexi Tenenbaum, Minnesota
Jr. – Maple Grove, Minn. – Maple Grove
• Claimed the platform title with 318.20 points and collected second-place honors in the three-meter event with 343.90 points at the Jean K. Freeman Invitational at Minnesota
• Recorded NCAA Zone qualifying scores in both events
• Earns her second career Diver of the Week honor
• Last Minnesota Diver of the Week: Yu Zhou (Nov. 25 2015)

Co-Freshmen of the Week
Siobhain Haughey, Michigan
Fr. – Hong Kong – St. Paul’s Secondary School
• Finished in the top-10 in the 100-meter freestyle (55.00), 200-meter freestyle (1:58.48) and 200-meter individual medley (2:13.20), and collected 12th in the 50-meter freestyle (25.70) at the AT&T Winter Nationals
• Times in all four events convert to NCAA provisional qualifying times
• Earns her second career Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Siobhain Haughey (Nov. 4, 2015)

Jess Unicomb, Wisconsin
Fr. – Gold Coast, Australia – All Saints Anglican School
• Finished in the top-10 in the 50-yard freestyle (22.47), 100-yard backstroke (53.79), 200-yard backstroke (1:59.04), 200-yard freestyle relay (1:30.12), 400-yard freestyle relay (3:18.27), 200-yard medley relay (1:38.82) and 400-yard medley relay (3:35.85) at the Texas Invitational
• Times in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard backstroke are NCAA provisional qualifying
• Earns her second career Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Wisconsin Freshman of the Week: Jess Unicomb (Oct. 21, 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

Dec. 9
S: Lilly King, Fr., IND
D: Lexi Tenenbaum, Jr., MINN
F: Siobhain Haughey, MICH
F: Jess Unicomb, WIS