Greg Norsten Earns Big Ten Freshman of the Week
Jan. 29, 2013
The Big Ten Conference announced Tuesday that University of Minnesota swimmer Greg Norsten was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week following his performance against North Dakota last Friday.
Norsten posted two first-place finishes in the Gopher’s victory over North Dakota. The freshman claimed the title in the 200 fly with a time of 1:53.20 as well as in the 200 IM at 1:55.28.
This is Norsten’s first Big Ten honor of his career.
2012-13 Big Ten Men’s Swimmer, Diver and Freshman of the Week
Oct. 2 S: Connor Jaeger, Jr., MICH
Oct. 9 S: Richard Funk, So., MICH
Oct. 16 S: Dan Lester, Sr., WIS
Oct. 23 S: Bryan Williams, Jr., MSU
Oct. 30 S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
Nov. 6 S: Kyler Van Swol, Jr., MINN
Nov. 13 S: Michael Weiss, Sr., WIS
D: Shane Miszkiel, Jr., OSU
F: Shane Ryan, PSU
Nov. 20 S: Charlie Rimkus, Sr., NU
Dec. 4 S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
Dec. 26 S: Danny Conway, Fr., PUR
Jan. 8 S: Sean Fletcher, Sr., MICH
Jan. 15 S: Danny Tucker, Jr., PUR
Jan. 22 S: Miguel Ortiz, Sr., MICH
Jan. 29 S: Sean Grier, Jr., PSU