Kansas sophomore Claudia Dougan was named the Big 12 Swimmer of the Week and freshman Addi Barnes was named the Big 12 Co-Newcomer of the Week, the Big 12 Conference announced on Wednesday, after a pair of outstanding performances at the Jayhawk Classic on November 19-21.
The University of Kansas swimming & diving team closed out its 2021 fall campaign in dominating fashion this weekend at the Kansas Classic in Topeka, Kansas, winning a total of 11 events and scoring 1,191 points in the team competition.
The Kansas women’s swimming & diving team will split between a pair of meets this week as the divers compete at the Missouri Invite from November 17-19, while the swimmers will be in action at the Kansas Classic in Topeka, Kansas at the Capital Federal Natatorium from November 19-21.
The Kansas women's swimming & diving team fell at the hands to the Nebraska Cornhuskers in their first dual defeat of the season by a final score of 196-106 at the Devaney Center Natatorium in Lincoln, Nebraska on Friday evening.
Kansas swimming & diving is set for its third dual competition of the 2021-22 season this Friday, when they travel to Lincoln, Nebraska to take on the Nebraska Cornhuskers at the Devaney Center Natatorium at 4 p.m.
After a strong showing at the Kansas Double Dual on October 22-23, Kansas swimming & diving swept the Big 12 weekly awards, the conference announced on Wednesday, as Kate Steward collected swimmer of the week while Lauren Gryboski took home diver of the week and Ellie Howe was awarded newcomer of the week.
The Kansas women’s swimming & diving stepped up and dominated day two of the Kansas Double Dual, defeating Missouri State, 228.5-118.5, and South Dakota, 269-82, on Saturday inside of Robinson Natatorium.
📸 Kansas vs. South Dakota and Missouri State in Double Dual
The Kansas women’s swimming & diving team got off to a strong start on day one of the Kansas Double Dual, leading Missouri State, 116-68, and South Dakota, 150-35, on Friday inside of Robinson Natatorium.
Kansas swimming & diving senior Kate Steward earned the first Big 12 Women’s Swimmer of the Week honors of the season, the Big 12 Conference announced on Wednesday, after a solid start to the fall season at the Sunflower Showdown on October 1.