Women's Swimming & Diving Tops No. 20 PSU, Falls to Virginia
Women's Swimming & Diving Take Two from B1G Foes to Open Season
Women's Swimmer Oldershaw to Represent Canada at Summer Meets
Pair of Women's Swimmers Selected for World University Games
Four Women's Swimmers Compete on Final Day of NCAA Championships
Marni Oldershaw touches on training so far this season, the development of the junior and senior swimmers, taking on a leadership role and her excitement for the team's potential.
Marni Oldershaw following U-M's win over Ohio State.
At Michigan ... NCAA All-America (2014: 200-yard IM) ... All-Big Ten second team (2014) ... Two-time Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Dec. 4, 2012; Jan. 8, 2013)
Junior (2014-15) ... Finished second in the 200-yard IM, fourth in the 200-yard medley relay and the 200-yard butterfly, and fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke against Ohio State (Jan. 24) ... Swam in multiple events and took fourth in the 400-yard freestyle relay, the 200-yard medley relay, and the 200-yard butterfly against Notre Dame and Northwestern (Jan. 10) ... Finished eighth in the 800-yard freestyle relay, 10th in the 400-yard medley relay, 17th in the 200-yard individual medley, and 20th in the 200-yard breaststroke at the Winter National Championships (Dec. 3-6) ... Swam in six different events including a first-place finish in the 400-yard medley relay, a third-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay, and a first-place finish in the 400-yard IM against Penn State and Virginia (Nov. 7-8) ... Competed in several events including placing fourth in the 400-yard IM against Louisville, Indiana, and Texas (Oct. 24-25) ... Won both the 200-yard butterfly and the 200-yard IM against Iowa/Nebraska (Oct. 3-4).
Sophomore (2013-14) ... NCAA All-America ... All-Big Ten second team ... Championship Meets ... Finished eighth in the 200-yard IM, 32nd in the 400-yard IM, 47th in the 200-yard butterfly, plus assisted in a 21st place finish in the 400-yard medley relay and a 27th place finish in the 800-yard freestyle relay at the NCAA Championships (March 20-22); earned All-America citation in the 200-yard IM ... Finished second in the 400-yard IM, second in the 200-yard IM and 14th in the 200-yard butterfly, plus assisted in a seventh-place finish in the 800-yard freestyle relay at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 19-22) ... Regular Season ... Took first in the 200-yard breaststroke and second in the 100-yard breaststroke against Michigan State (Feb. 7) ... Won the 200-yard IM and finished second in the both the 400-yard IM and the 200-yard breaststroke at Ohio State (Jan. 31-Feb. 1) ... Won the 400-yard IM at the Northwestern Quad Meet (Jan. 11) ... Took a pair of second-place finishes in the 200-yard butterfly and the 400-yard IM against Purdue (Jan. 10) ... Set a new meet record in the 200-meter IM and won the 100-meter breaststroke at the Orange Bowl Swim Classic (Jan. 3) ... Finished third in the 400-yard IM, 10th in the 200-yard IM, 20th in the 200-yard butterfly and 22nd in the 200-yard backstroke at the U.S. Winter National Championships (Dec. 5-7) ... Won the 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard IM, plus assisted in a new pool record at Toledo's Student Recreation Center Pool (Nov. 1) ... Placed second in the 200-yard IM against Texas and Indiana (Oct. 25) ... Finished second in the 200-yard backstroke and first in the 200-yard IM against Minnesota (Oct. 11) ... Placed first in the 200-yard individual medley, second in the 200-yard butterfly, and assisted in the second place finish of the 200-yard medley relay team vs. Iowa (Sept. 27).
Freshman (2012-13) ... Two-time Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Dec. 4, Jan. 8) ... Championship Meets ... Finished 20th in the 400-yard IM, 22nd in the 200-yard IM and 46th in the 200-yard butterfly at the NCAA Championships (March 21-23) ... Finished fourth in the 400-yard IM, sixth in the 200-yard IM, 10th in the 200-yard butterfly, plus assisted in a seventh place finish in the 800-yard freestyle relay at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 20-23) ... Regular Season ... Assisted in the 200-yard freestyle relay win vs. Toledo (Feb. 8) ... Took first in the 200-yard IM, second in the 100-yard breaststroke and assisted in a second-place finish in the 400-yard medley relay vs. Michigan State (Jan. 25) ... Won the 200-yard IM, finished third in the 200-yard butterfly and fourth in the 200-yard backstroke vs. Ohio State (Jan. 18) ... Won the 200-yard IM and 400-yard IM, finished second in the 200-yard butterfly, and third in the 200-yard backstrokeat the Hawkeye Invitational (Nov. 30-Dec. 2) ... Swam four events vs. Texas/Indiana (Oct. 26) ... Made collegiate debut vs. Wisconsin (Sept. 29), swimming five events.
Prep... Iroquois Ridge (2012) ...Academics/Extracurriculars ... Honor Roll.
Club/International... Oakville Aquatic Club (2003-12) ... Finished fifth in the 400-meter IM at the 2013 World University Games (Kazan, Russia) ... Placed sixth in 200-meter IM, ninth in 400-meter IM and ninth in 200-meter backstroke at 2012 Canadian Olympic Trials ... Won 200-meter IM at 2012 Summer Nationals ... Represented Canada at North American Challenge Cup (2008-10) ... Competed for Ontario in the 2009 Summer Canada Games ... Competed for Canada at the 2010 Junior Pan Pacific Championships ... 2011 Great Britain Tour ... 2011 Junior World Championships ... Broke seven Canadian U-13/14 Girls national records (200-yard IM, 400-yard IM, 400-meter IM, 200-yard medley relay, 200-meter medley relay, 400-yard medley relay, 400-meter medley relay).
Personal... Marni Michelle Oldershaw was born Aug. 11, 1994 ... Daughter of Dean and Wendy Oldershaw ... Both parents attended the University of Toronto ... Has five siblings (three sisters, two brothers) ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Open major.
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