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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 1/31/2024, Last updated: 2/1/2024
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Ohio State, Nebraska Claim Weekly Women’s Swimming & Diving Awards

Buckeyes’ Fulmer and Cornhuskers’ Baxter and Tichy earn weekly accolades

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Swimmer of the Week
Amy Fulmer, Ohio State
Gr. – Bellefontaine, Ohio – Bellefontaine – Major: Biology 

  • Won the 100 backstroke with an NCAA B cut time of 51.76 

  • Placed second in the 200 backstroke (1:54.41) and third in the 50 freestyle (22.30), both are NCAA B standard times  

  • A part of the winning 200 freestyle relay (1:27.65 - automatic NCAA qualifying time), 400 medley relay (3:30.38 - automatic NCAA qualifying time), 800 free relay (7:06.72) and the 400 free relay (3:13.80 - automatic NCAA qualifying time) teams.  

  • Also on the second-place 200 free relay team that turned in an NCAA provisional time of 1:36.96 

  • Last Ohio State Swimmer of the Week: Paige Hall (Nov. 15, 2023)  

Diver of the Week
Abby Baxter, Nebraska
Fr. - Coppell, Texas – Cambridge School of Dallas – Major: Marketing 

  • Swept the women’s diving events, posting two NCAA Zone Qualifying scores 

  • Won the 3-meter with a career-best 331.65 

  • Placed first in the 1-meter with a 296.18 

  • Last Nebraska Diver of the Week: Sarah Troyer (Dec. 15, 2021) 

Freshman of the Week
Anastasia Tichy, Nebraska
Salzburg, Austria – Sport und musisches Realgymnasium – Major: Business 

  • Won the 200 butterfly in Nebraska’s dual victory over Illinois, posting an Arc Pool facility-record time of 1:59.22 

  • Earns her first Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor  

  • Last Nebraska Freshman of the Week: Beatrix Tanko (Oct. 25, 2023) 2023-24 Big Ten Women’s Swimming and Diving Weekly Honors
    Oct. 4
    S: Cat Stanford, PSU
    D: Abbey Ekstrom, PSU
    F: Morgan Jenny, PSU

    Oct. 11
    S: Abby Carlson, WIS
    D: Skyler Liu, IND
    F: Elysha Pribadi, RU 

    Oct. 19
    S: Megan Van Berkom, MINN
    D: Daryn Wright, PUR
    F: Abigail Ekstrom, PSU

    Oct. 25
    S: Phoebe Bacon, WIS
    D: Daryn Wright, PUR
    F: Beatrix Tanko, NEB

    Nov. 1
    S: Josephine Panitz, OSU
    D: Lena Hentschel, OSU
    F: Olivia Swalley, IOWA

    Nov. 8
    S: Mackenzie McConagha, WIS
    D: Lena Hentschel, OSU
    F: Hailey Tierney, WIS

    Nov. 15
    S: Paige Hall, OSU
    D: Janie Boyle, OSU
    F: Elysha Pribadi, RU

    Nov. 22
    S: Phoebe Bacon, WIS
    D: Skyler Liu, IND
    F: Krista Marlin, OSU

    Dec. 6
    S: Gena Jorgenson, NEB
    D: Vivi Del Angel, MINN
    F: Olivia Swalley, IOWA 

    Dec. 13 
    S: Scarlet Martin, IOWA
    D: Makayla Hughbanks, IOWA
    F: Olivia Swalley, IOWA 

    Jan. 10
    S: Phoebe Bacon, WIS
    F: Morgan Thomas, MINN

    Jan. 17
    S: Scarlet Martin, IOWA
    D: Sophie McAfee, PUR
    F: Olivia Swalley, IOWA

    Jan. 24
    S:  Anna Peplowski, IND
    D: Anne Fowler, IND
    F:  Elysha Pribadi, RU

    Jan. 31
    S: Amy Fulmer, OSU
    D: Abby Baxter, NEB
    F: Anastasia Tichy, NEB