Iowa Women Sweep Weekly Big Ten Honors

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December 13th, 2017 Big Ten, College

Press Release courtesy of the Big Ten

Swimmer of the Week

Shea Hoyt, Iowa

Sr. – Cocoa Beach, Fla. – St. Charles East

  • Recorded a first place finish at Iowa’s dual against Iowa State
  • Posted a season-best and NCAA “B” qualifying time in the 200 breaststroke at 2:14.22
  • Earns her first career Swimmer of the Week honor
  • Last Iowa Swimmer of the Week: Emma Sougstad (Dec. 14, 2016)

Diver of the Week

Jacintha Thomas, Iowa

Jr. – Iowa City – Iowa City West

  • Won the 1-meter (284.50) and 3-meter (291.15) diving events in Iowa’s dual versus Iowa State
  • Posted NCAA zone qualifying scores in both events
  • Earns her third career Diver of the Week award and the second of the season
  • Last Iowa Diver of the Week: Jacintha Thomas (Oct. 11, 2017)

Freshman of the Week 
Kelsey Drake, Iowa
Marion, Iowa – Linn-Mar

  • Recorded two first place finishes in the Cy-Hawk series meet
  • Finished the 200-meter butterfly at 1:59.99 and the 200 IM at 2:02.46
  • Earns her first career Freshman of the Week award
  • Last Iowa Freshman of the Week: Jayah Mathews (Nov. 1, 2017)

 

2017-18 Big Ten Women’s Swimmer/Diver of the Week
Oct. 4
S: Siobhan Haughey, Jr., MICH
D/F: Nikki Canale, MICH
 

Oct. 11

S/F: Mackenzie Padington, MINN

D: Jacintha Thomas, Jr., IOWA

 

Oct. 18

S: Siobhan Haughey, Jr., MICH
D: Morgan Wellenzohn, Jr., MSU
F: Jane Donahue, PSU

Oct. 25

S: Lilly King, Jr., IND

S: Siobhan Haughey, Jr., MICH

D: Jessica Parratto, Jr., IND
D: Olivia Rosendahl, Jr., NU
F: Grace Haskett, IND

Nov. 1

S: Lilly King, Jr., IND
D: Olivia Rosendahl, Jr., NU
F: Jayah Mathews, IOWA
F: Calypso Sheridan, NU

Nov. 8

S: Beata Nelson, So., WIS
D: Addison Walkowiak, Sr., RU
F: Freya Rayner, OSU

 

Nov. 15

S: Racheal Bukowski, Sr., MSU
D: Jessica Parratto, Jr., IND
F: Olivia Chick, MSU

 

Nov. 21

S: Lilly King, Jr., IND
D: Abigail Knapton, So., NEB
F: Grace Haskett, IND

Dec. 6

S: Siobhan Haughey, Jr., MICH
D: Addison Walkowiak, Sr., RU
F: Mackenzie Padington, MINN

Dec. 13

S: Shea Hoyt, Sr., IOWA
D: Jacintha Thomas, Jr., IOWA
F: Kelsey Drake, IOWA

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