June 30, 2012
Recent Minnesota graduate Ashley Steenvoorden was the Gophers' top finisher in Saturday's preliminaries of the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials, as she placed 14th overall in the 800-meter freestyle with a time of 8:39.52 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Neb.
Tomorrow morning's preliminary schedule includes the 50-meter freestyle, while the evening will include semifinals of the event, as well as the finals of the 200-meter backstroke and 800-meter freestyle.
Gophers Fourth at B1G as Zhou, Waddell Honored
Minnesota placed fourth at the conference meet and claimed the Big Ten Diver of the Championships and Freshman of the Year awards.
Saturday B1G Prelims
Minnesota will have competitors in every "A" final of the conference meet's last session.
Gophers Win Two Events, Sit in Third
Minnesota added its third and fourth gold finishes of the Big Ten Championships on Day 3.