Swimming & Diving
After breaking two school records in the 200-yard medley relay and the 800-yard freestyle relay, the Hoosier men are tied with Ohio State for second place overall with 66 points at the Big Ten Swimming and Diving Championships.
After dominating her events at a dual meet against the Purdue Boilermakers in West Lafayette this past weekend, freshman Brooklyn Snodgrass has earned Big Ten Swimmer of the Week and Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors.
Junior diver Darian Schmidt was named Big Ten Diver of the Week and freshman swimmer Brooklyn Snodgrass Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Tuesday.
The women’s swimming and diving team defeated No. 19 Notre Dame 175-125, while the No. 10 Hoosier men’s team bested No. 18 Iowa 172-126 and No. 6 Ohio State with a final score of 150-148.
A lack of international swimming experience has factored little in the competitive nature of one IU swimmer. Sophomore Steve Schmuhl posted a top-15 finish in the 400-meter individual medley during finals week at the 2012 FINA World Short Course Championships in Istanbul.
The IU swimming and diving team finished off its fall season with the OSU Invitational this past weekend, pulling out several top-ten finishes.
The IU men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will compete against the Penn State Nittany Lions and Virginia Cavaliers at their first home meet of the 2012-13 season Friday and Saturday at the Councilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center.