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Denver Sweeps Third-Consecutive Summit League Swimmer of the Week Awards

Jan. 30, 2018

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ELMHURST, Ill. (DU/Summit League) – Senior Morgan Wice-Roslin (Colorado Springs, Colo.) and freshman Cy Jager (Moscow, Idaho) swept the Summit League Swimming Awards this week, the third-straight week the Pioneers have won both weekly swimming awards. 

In the national rankings this week, Denver finished its regular season ranked 23rd in the men’s CollegeSwimming.com national dual rankings and 25th in the women’s rankings. Both programs are also currently ranked No. 1 in the mid-major rankings.

WOMEN’S SWIMMER OF THE WEEK 

Morgan Wice-Roslin, DENVER
Sr.  // Colorado Springs, Colo.

  • Named Summit League Swimmer of the Week for the first time in her career
  • Touched first in the 50 free finals (22.69) vs. Air Force
  • Times in the 50 free prelims, semifinals and finals were all NCAA B Standards
  • Time in the 50 free ranks first in the league and 69th nationally

 

 

Also nominated: Quinn Fawcett, South Dakota; Kristin Erf, South Dakota State; Miranda Mathus, Western Illinois 

Previous recipients: Oct. 10 – Sabrina Sabadeanu, South Dakota; Oct. 17 – Heidi Bradley, Denver; Oct. 24 – Morgan McCormick, Denver; Oct. 31 – Maddie Myers, Denver; Nov. 7 – Morgan Holt, South Dakota; Nov. 14 – Sabrina Sabadeanu, South Dakota; Nov. 21 – Erica Hagen, Western Illinois; Dec. 5 – Bailey Andison, Denver; Dec. 21 – Andi Johnston, Denver; Jan. 9 – Charlie Mechling, South Dakota; Jan. 16 – Lauren Moden, Denver; Jan. 23 – Maddie Myers, Denver 

MEN’S SWIMMER OF THE WEEK 

Cy Jager, DENVER
Fr. // Moscow, Idaho

  • Collected his first career Swimmer of the Week award
  • Won the 50 breast with a time of 25.37 in dual meet against Air Force
  • Time in the 50 breast ranks first in the league this season
  • Part of 200 medley relay (1:28.57) that touched first

Also nominated: Elbert Chuang, South Dakota; Samir Almhiemid, Western Illinois 

Previous recipients: Oct. 10 – Dylan Kirar, Valparaiso; Oct. 17 – Sid Farber, Denver; Oct. 24 – Stephen Calkins, Denver; Oct. 31 – Colin Gilbert, Denver; Nov. 7 – Hunter Padgett, South Dakota; Nov. 14 – Hunter Padgett, South Dakota; Nov. 21 – Matt Jacobs, Eastern Illinois; Dec. 5 – Sid Farber, Denver; Dec. 21 – Adriel Sanes, Denver; Jan. 9 – Steve Wascom, South Dakota; Jan. 16 – Anton Loncar, Denver; Jan. 23 – Sid Farber, Denver 

CollegeSwimming.com awarded Summit League Swimmer of the Week this week to senior Morgan McCormick (Golden, Colo.) and redshirt-freshman Stephen Calkins (Calgary, Alberta).

UP NEXT: Denver’s divers will be in action this weekend at Air Force Feb. 2-3 before the men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs head to Sioux Falls, S.D. for the 2018 Summit League Championships Feb. 14-17.   

ALUMNI GIVING CHALLENGE

The University of Denver is holding an alumni giving challenge for the 2017-2018 season in an effort to increase student-athlete alumni participation in the Denver Athletics Annual Fund. The sport with the highest percentage of alumni participation will receive an additional $10,000 of support through the generosity of an anonymous donor. Alumni can make a gift onlineby calling 303-871-2388 during normal business hours or by sending a check to:

Athletics Development Office

Attn: Kaley Rickert

2201 E. Asbury Avenue 

Denver, CO 80208  

Fans interested in making a donation to the women’s swimming and diving program can do so by clicking here. To make a donation to the men’s swimming and diving program, click here. Your contribution will make a direct impact on the success of YOUR Pioneers. Thank you in advance for your unwavering support of our student-athletes and their quest for excellence.    

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