Rutgers Earns Big Ten Swimming & Diving Weekly Honors

by SwimSwam 0

November 20th, 2019 College, News

Swimmer of the Week

Terka Grusova, Rutgers

So. – Jablonec Nad Nisou, Czech Republic– Gymnazium U Balvanu – Uncleared

  • Collected four podium finishes against Princeton last weekend
  • Tallied two individual first-place finishes in 100-yard backstroke (53:95) and the 200-yard backstroke (1:58.54)
  • Contributed to RU’s first-place result in the 400 medley relay in 3:42.95
  • Garners her first career Swimmer of the Week
  • Last Rutgers Swimmer of the Week: Francesca Stoppa (Jan. 16, 2019)

No Diver Selection

Freshman of the Week

Sofia Chichaikina, Rutgers

Togliatty, Russia – S.P. Koroleva – Uncleared

  • Collected four first-place finishes against Princeton last weekend
  • Tallied two individual wins in the 100-yard freestyle (49.85) and the 200-yard butterfly (1:59.79)
  • Contributed to Rutgers’ first-place results in the 200-yard freestyle relay and 400-yard medley relay that finished in 1:31.75 and 3:42.95, respectively
  • Garners her second career Swimmer of the Week
  • Last Rutgers Swimmer of the Week: Sofia Chichaikina (Nov. 13, 2019)

2019-20 Big Ten Women’s Swimming and Diving Weekly Honorees
Sept. 25

S: Maggie MacNeil, So., MICH

D: Allie Klein, So., MICH

F: Kaitlynn Sims, MICH

Oct. 2

No awards given

Oct. 9

S: Beata Nelson, Sr., WIS

D: Sam Tamborski, So., IOWA

F: Millie Sansome, IOWA

Oct. 16

S: Calypso Sheridan, Jr., NU

D: Sam Tamborski, So., IOWA

F: Hannah Brunzell, NU

Oct. 23

S: Abigal Cabush, So., ILL

D: Taylor Shegos, So., ILL

F: Mallory Jump, PUR

Oct. 30

S: Tevyn Waddell, Sr., MINN

D: Emily Bretscher, Jr., PUR

F: Claire Abbasse, PUR

Nov. 6

S/F: Hannah Brunzell, Fr., NU

D: Jayah Mathews, Sr., IOWA

Nov. 13

S: Lindsey Kozelsky, Sr., MINN

D: Jayah Mathews, Sr., IOWA

F: Sofia Chichaikina, RU

Nov. 20

S: Terka Grusova, So., RU

D: No Selection

F: Sofia Chichaikina, RU

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