Oakland Sweeps Horizon League Weekly Honors

by SwimSwam 0

December 10th, 2019 College

Courtesy: Horizon League

INDIANAPOLIS – Oakland swept the Nike #HLSD Swimmer of the Week honors on Tuesday. Freshman Marko Khotyneskyi and senior Grace Shinske set new Horizon League records as they competed at the Zippy Invite hosted by Akron.

2019 Nike® Men’s Swimmer of the Week

Marko Khotyneskyi | Oakland | Freshman | Kyiv, Ukraine

Khotynetskyi was a member of the 400 free relay (2:57.68) and the 800 free relay (6:34.63) that set new meet records, new pool records as well as new Horizon League top times at the Zippy Invite hosted by Akron. The Ukrainian native earned an NCAA B cut in his 1:44.86 time in the 200 back and also placed runner-up in the 200 medley relay, setting a new horizon league top time (1:28.30).

2019 Nike® Women’s Swimmer of the Week

Grace Shinske | Oakland | Senior | St. Clair, Mich.

Shinske set a new school record in the 100 back with a time of 53.46. Her time was good for an NCAA D1 B cut. Shinske set a new Horizon League top time in the 200 medley relay (1:40.83) with teammates Sydney McDowell, Susan LaGrand and Katie Colwell.

In addition, Shinske placed third in the 200 back, third in the 200 IM (2:02.18) and runner-up in the 400 medley relay (3:40.56)

2019 Nike® Men’s Swimmer of the Week

October 15 – Mack Flowers, Oakland

October 22 – Dominik Niedzialek, Cleveland State

October 29 – Jack Krusinski, Cleveland State

November 12 – Jack Garcia, Milwaukee

November 19 – Marko Khotyneskyi, Oakland

November 26 – Dominik Niedzialek, Cleveland State

December 10 – Marko Khotyneskyi, Oakland

2019 Nike® Women’s Swimmer of the Week

October 15 – Susan LaGrand, Oakland

October 22 – Susan LaGrand, Oakland

October 29 – Molly Meland, Milwaukee

November 12 – Katie Colwell, Oakland

November 19 – Sohvi Nenonen, Oakland

November 26 – Lilly Culp, UIC

November 26 – Grace Shinske, Oakland

2019 Nike® Men’s Diver of the Week

October 15 – Jared Kleczka, Milwaukee

October 22 – Patrick Tener, IUPUI

October 29 – Matt Akers, Cleveland State

November 12 – Jared Kleczka, Milwaukee

November 19 – Jordan Smith, Oakland

November 26 – Matt Akers, Cleveland State


2019 Nike® Women’s Diver of the Week

October 15 – McKenzie Sanchez, Milwaukee

October 22 – McKenzie Sanchez, Milwaukee

October 29 – McKenzie Sanchez, Milwaukee

November 12 – McKenzie Sanchez, Milwaukee

November 19 – Bernie Turchi, Oakland

November 26 – Cydney Liebenberg, UIC

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