|Wednesday, Feb. 15 - RELAYS at 6:30 p.m.|
|200 Medley Relay
800 Freestyle Relay
|Thursday, Feb. 16 - PRELIMS at 11 a.m.|
|500 Freestyle 200 Individual Medley 50 Freestyle 1-Meter Diving - Trials (1 p.m.) 1-Meter Diving - Consolation Final|
|Thursday, Feb. 16 - FINALS at 6:30 p.m.|
|500 Freestyle 200 Individual Medley 50 Freestyle 1-Meter Diving 400 Medley Relay|
|Friday, Feb. 17 - PRELIMS at 11 a.m.|
|100 Butterfly 400 Individual Medley 200 Freestyle 100 Breaststroke 100 Backstroke 3-Meter Diving - Trials (1 p.m.) 3-Meter Diving - Consolation Final|
|Friday, Feb. 17 - FINALS at 6:30 p.m.|
|100 Butterfly 400 Individual Medley 200 Freestyle 100 Breaststroke 100 Backstroke 3-Meter Diving 200 Freestyle Relay|
|Saturday, Feb. 18 - PRELIMS at 11 a.m.|
|200 Backstroke 100 Freestyle 200 Breaststroke 200 Butterfly Platform Diving - Trials (1 p.m.) Platform Diving - Consolation Final 1,650 Freestyle (Approx. 4:15 p.m.)|
|Saturday, Feb. 18 - FINALS at 6:30 p.m.|
|1,650 Freestyle 200 Backstroke 100 Freestyle 200 Breaststroke 200 Butterfly Platform Diving 400 Freestyle Relay|
|Live Results / Live Diving Scores / Complete Seven-Session Results
2017 BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIPS PREVIEW
ROSEMONT, Ill. -- The 2017 Big Ten Women's Swimming & Diving Championships hosted by Purdue University will be held Wednesday, Feb. 15 through Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. ET Wednesday with the timed finals of the 200-yard medley relay and 800-yard freestyle relay. Preliminary heats will begin at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with the finals scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. each night.
|Heat Sheets / Relay Results
Minnesota opened first day of competition taking the 200-yard medley relay gold with a Big Ten Championship record and NCAA A-cut qualifying time of 1:35.55. Michigan followed suit, taking first place in the 800-yard freestyle relay with a Big Ten Championship record and NCAA A-cut qualifying time of 6:55.34. The time replaces the Wolverines' previous record of 6:58.54, set last year in Ann Arbor.
After the first day of competition, Minnesota leads with 118 points, followed by No. 2 Michigan (114), No. 3 Wisconsin (110), No. 4 Indiana (108) and No. 5 Ohio State (102). Purdue sits in sixth with 92 points, while Northwestern and Iowa round out the top eight with 80 and 78 points, respectively.
Competition continues tomorrow morning at 11 a.m. ET with the 500-yard freestyle, 200-yard individual medley, 50-yard freestyle, one-meter diving competition and the 400-yard freestyle relay.
|Thursday's Heat Sheets/Results|
|Prelims Heat Sheets / Prelims Results / One-Meter Diving Prelims / Finals Heat Sheets / Finals Results
Thursday’s competition was highlighted by three Big Ten Championship records, including an NCAA-leading time of 21.48 set by Ohio State’s Liz Li in the 50-yard freestyle event. Indiana closed out the evening claiming the 400-yard medley relay title with an NCAA A-cut qualifying time of 3:28.89.
|Friday's Heat Sheets/Results|
|Prelims Heat Sheets / Prelims Results / Finals Heat Sheets / Finals Results|
Friday’s competition drew national attention, as Indiana swimmer and former Olympian Lilly King claimed her third gold of the championships and a new world record. King touched first in the 200-yard breaststroke (56.30), eclipsing her previous American, U.S. Open and NCAA record of 56.85.
Heading into the final day of competition, Michigan leads with 805.5 points, followed by No. 2 Indiana with 791, No. 3 Minnesota with 753, No. 4 Wisconsin with 741 and No. 5 Ohio State with 529.5 points.
Action concludes tomorrow with the 200-yard backstroke, 100-yard freestyle, 200-yard breaststroke, 200-yard butterfly, 1,650-yard freestyle and platform diving. Preliminary heats will begin at 11 a.m. ET, with the finals and the 400-yard freestyle relay scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.
|Saturday's Heat Sheets/Results|
|Prelims Heat Sheets / Prelims Results / Finals Heat Sheets / Finals Results
Michigan Wins 2017 Big Ten Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Michigan claimed the 2017 Big Ten Women’s Swimming & Diving Championship Saturday at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center on the campus of Purdue University. It’s the Wolverines’ second consecutive conference crown and the 16th in program history.
Michigan collected 14 top-three finishes and compiled 1,287 total points throughout the four-day event. Indiana finished second after collecting 1,125 points and Wisconsin was third with 1,101.5 points. Minnesota finished fourth with 1,086 points, while Ohio State recorded 837 points to finish fifth.
The Wolverines took home titles and set Big Ten Championship records in the 200-yard freestyle (Siobhan Haughey; 1:42.49), 500-yard freestyle (G Ryan; 4:34.40), 1,650-yard freestyle (G Ryan; 15:44.93) and 800-yard freestyle relay (Bi, Haughey, Deloof, Ryan; 6:55.34).
Indiana’s Lilly King was named Swimmer of the Championships, while Minnesota’s Yu Zhou was tabbed Diver of the Championships. Minnesota’s Tevyn Waddell claimed Freshman of the Year honors.
The complete 2017 All-Big Ten Teams and Sportsmanship Award honorees are listed below.
2017 Big Ten Individual Honors
Swimmer of the Championships: Lilly King, Indiana
The Big Ten Championships will be streamed live via BTN Plus on BTN2Go. The Big Ten Network will also televise Saturday's finals Sunday, Feb 19 at 10:30 a.m. ET. Complimentary access to BTN2Go is available to viewers connected to the internet network of a Big Ten university. Fans elsewhere can sign up for the pay-per-view webcasts.
- Wednesday Relays - Feb. 15 at 6:30 p.m.
- Thursday Prelims - Feb. 16 at 11 a.m.
- Thursday Finals - Feb. 16 at 6:30 p.m.
- Friday Prelims - Feb. 17 at 11 a.m.
- Friday Finals - Feb. 17 at 6:30 p.m.
- Saturday Prelims - Feb. 18 at 11 a.m.
- Saturday Finals - Feb. 18 at 6:30 p.m.