Purdue’s Samuels, Hill Headline Big Ten Weekly Swimming & Diving Awards

Purdue’s Samuels, Hill Headline Big Ten Weekly Swimming & Diving Awards

Courtesy: Big Ten

Swimmer of the week gentlemen
Brady Samuels, Purdue
fr. – Muncie, Ind. – Delta

  • Won the 100 butterfly (48.66) and was part of the first place 200 medley relay team (1:31.72) in the 163-90 win over Wabash College
  • Second in 100 Backstroke (50.08)
  • Earns his first career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Final Purdue Men’s Swimmer of the Week: Marat Amaltdinov (November 2, 2016)

Diver of the week for men
Tazman Abramovich, Wisconsin
Senior – Calgary, Alberta

  • Placed second on the platform (379.95), fifth in the 3-meter competition (372.75) and a score of 346.95 in the 1-meter at the Tennessee Diving Invitational
  • Achieves his second career Diver of the Week honors
  • Last Diver of the Week in Wisconsin Men’s: Tazman Abramowicz (February 10, 2021)

Freshmen of the week for men
Luke Fortner, Purdue
Apex, NC – Enloe

  • Won the 100 breaststroke (58.09) and 200 breaststroke (2:04.38) in the doubles match against Wabash College
  • Part of the 200 medley relay (1:41.09) that finished in the top five
  • Deserves his first Freshman of the Week honor of her career
  • Final Purdue Men’s Freshman of the Week: Brady Samuels (November 24, 2021)

Women’s swimmer and freshmen of the week
Hannah Hill, Purdue
fr. – Springboro, Ohio – Springboro

  • Won the 50 freestyle (23.67) and 100 backstroke (55.82) in 190-106 win over Indiana State
  • Earns her first career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Final Purdue Women’s Swimmer of the Week: Maizie Seidl (February 14, 2018)
  • Final Purdue Women’s Freshman of the Week: Claire Abbasse (Oct 30, 2019)

2021-22 Big Ten Men Swimming and Diving Weekly Honorees

Oct 13
S: Will Chan, Senior, MICH
D: Cameron Gammage, Fr., MICH
Q: Gal Groumi, MICH

Oct 20
S: Brendan Burns, Jr., IND
D: Jake Butler, Jr., MINNO
F: Carson Tyler, IND

27 Oct
S: Andrew Benson, so. WIS
D: Tyler Downs, Fr., PUR
F: Tyler Downs, PUR

Nov 3
S: Brendan Burns, Jr., IND
D: Carson Tyler, Fr., IND
F: Alex Quach, OSU

November 10
S: Nikola Acin, Sr., PUR
D: Tyler Downs, Fr., PUR
Q: Gal Groumi, MICH

Nov 17
S: Charlie Clark, So., OSU
D: Joseph Canova, Sr., OSU
F: Alex Quach, OSU

Nov 24
S: Brendan Burns, Jr., IND
D: Tyler Downs, Fr., PUR
V: Brady Samuels, PUR

Dec 8
S: Max McHugh, Senior, MINNO
D: Andrew Capobianco, Sr., IND
Q: Gal Groumi, MICH
F: Yigit Aslan, WIS

January 12
S: Brady Samuels, PUR
D: Tazman Abramovich, Wisconsin
F: Luke Fortner, Purdue

2021-22 Big Ten Women’s Swimming and Diving Weekly Honorees

Oct 13
S: Maggie MacNeil, Sr., ME
D: Abigail Knapton, Gr., RU
Question: Letitia Sim, ME

Oct 20
S: Madison Murtagh, Senior, PSU
D: Anne Fowler, So., IND
V: Brearna Crawford, IND

27 Oct
S: Phoebe Bacon, So., WIS
D: Sara Troyer, Senior, NEB
F: Beatriz Padron, NEB

Nov 3
S: Amy Fulmer, Jr., OSU
D: Abigail Knapton, Gr., RU
V: Hannah Cornish, MINNO

November 10
S: Kathryn Ackerman, So., MICH
D: Sarah Bacon, Senior, MINNO
F: Lindsay Flynn, MICH

Nov 17
S: Katherine Zenick, So., OSU
D: Mackenzie Crawford, Jr., OSU
F: Sofia Lobova, OSUC

Nov 24
S: Mackenzie Looze, Sr., IND
D: Emily (Bretcher) Pfeiffer, Gr., PUR
V: Brearna Crawford, IND

Dec 8
S: Maggie MacNeil, Sr., ME
S: Phoebe Bacon, So., WIS
D: Sarah Bacon, Gr., MINNO
Question: Letitia Sim, ME
F: Sofia Lobova, Russia

December 15
S: Autumn Haebig, Sr., NEB
D: Sara Troyer, Senior, NEB
F: Milica Opacic, NEB

January 12
S&F: Hannah Hill, Purdue

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