Aztecs Place 14 on All-MW Swimming & Diving Team
Feb. 26, 2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Fourteen members of the San Diego State women's swimming and diving team have been named to the 2013 All-Mountain West team based on their performances at the recently completed MWC Swimming & Diving Championships held in San Antonio, Texas, last week.
To be placed on the all-conference team, an individual must place in the top eight in the finals of their event. For the relays, the all-conference team consists of the top three finishers in each race. SDSU had all three of its relay quartets earn all-MWC honors.
A total of 13 Aztec earned all-conference accolades in individual events while one other garnered the honor as a member of three winning relay teams.
SDSU swimmers won 10 individual events and the Aztecs won four of the meet's five relay races. Individual winners included Mikaela Macklin (200 IM, 400 IM, 200breastatroke), Katelyn Weddle (100 breaststroke), Meghan Zimmer (200 freestyle) and Leona Jennings (200 backstroke).
SDSU's MOUNTAIN WEST AWARDS Coach of the Year - Mike Shrader Swimmer of the Year - Mikaela Macklin
All-Conference Individual Selections Athlete Events Chelsea Bailey......50 freestyle Amanda Barrett......200 backstroke, 400 individual medley Jessica Crider......200 freestyle, 500 freestyle, 1650 freestyle Maddy Dalcamo.......50 freestyle, 100 freestyle Melanie Garibaldi...400 individual medley, 500 freestyle, 1650 freestyle Leona Jennings......100 backstroke, 200 backstroke, 200 individual medley Gemma Johnson.......50 freestyle, 100 butterfly Mikaela Macklin.....200 breaststroke, 200 individual medley, 400 individual medley Kelly Marquenie.....200 freestyle, 500 freestyle, 1650 freestyle Anna Steiner....... 3-meter diving Katelyn Weddle......100 breaststroke, 200 breaststroke Loreen Whitfield....100 butterfly Meghan Zimmer.......100 freestyle, 200 freestyle
All-Conference Relays 200 Freestyle Relay - Chelsea Bailey, Madeleine Dalcamo, Gemma Johnson, Whitney Weisz 400 Freestyle Relay - Chelsea Bailey, Madeleine Dalcamo, Mikaela Macklin, Meghan Zimmer 800 Freestyle Relay - Jessica Crider, Meghan Zimmer, Kelly Marquenie, Melanie Garibaldi 200 Medley Relay - Chelsea Bailey, Katelyn Weddle, Gemma Johnson, Whitney Weisz 400 Medley Relay - Leona Jennings, Katelyn Weddle, Gemma Johnson, Whitney Weisz