Maggie MacNeil, Sarah Bacon, Wenbo Chen, and Bill Dorenkott were named the Big Ten end of year award recipients following the conclusion of the NCAA season.
These selections match the SwimSwam awards, which were announced yesterday.
Fick won the AA High School 1M diving title both as a junior and as a senior after finishing 25th as a freshman and 9th as a sophomore.
Minnesota has extreme highs, including elite distance, breaststroke, & diving, but also some major holes. A young roster will look for a program-best finish.
Briadam Herrera won his fourth national title on 1-meter and Sarah Bacon won her second on that same event with victories Wednesday at the USA Diving Senior National Championships.
The Big Ten Conference announced the 2019 Big Ten Women’s Swimmer, Diver, Swimming Coach and Diving Coach of the Year awards, as voted on by the conference coaches.
Yu Zhou of Minnesota won the Big Ten Diver of the Year award.
University of Minnesota diving coach Wenbo Chen has been named the CSCAA’s NCAA Division I Diving Coach of the Year. Chen…
Indiana’s Ray Looze has been named Big Ten Swimming Coach of the Year on the men’s side a week after also earning the honor for the women.
While there certainly are more swimming events than diving events in most collegiate competitions, programs are called “swimming & diving”…
Today’s the first day of June, but SwimSwam readers might not know that it’s also a swimming-related holiday.
2015 NCAA 200 breaststroke champion Kierra Smith has been named the Big Ten Swimmer of the Year.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers have been good in swimming recruiting, but have added a great diving recruit to the class.