USI’s Smith and Schurz Win TicketSmarter #SummitSD Weekly Season Opening Award

SIOUX FALLS, SDSouthern Indiana earned the first TicketSmarter Summit League Men’s and Women’s Swimmers of the Week honors. Sam Smith took home the men’s swimming honors and Hayden Schurtz took home the women’s swimming award after her performance against Valparaiso.

Smith placed first in all three individual events he competed in when he made his collegiate debut. The Trafalgar, Indiana native competed in the 1000m freestyle (10:07.57), 200m butterfly (1:58.80) and 500m freestyle (4:58.16).

In her collegiate debut, Schurz set a pair of program records in the 100 breaststroke (1:06.66) and 200 breaststroke (2:26.87). The Fort Wayne, Indiana native also helped the 200 Medley Relay team take first place with a time of 1:51.00.

Sam Smith, Southern Indiana
Fri | Trafalgar, Indiana.

  • Earned his first career peak swimmer and best performer of the week.
  • Taking first place in all three individual events, he competed in his collegiate debut.
  • Won 500 free, 1000 free and 200 fly.

Also nominated: N/A

Hayden Schurtz, Southern Indiana
Fri | Fort Wayne, Indiana.

  • Received his first career Swimmer of the Week award.
  • Earned a pair of school records in the 100 and 200 meters in her collegiate debut.
  • Helped the 200 Medley relay team take first place.

Also nominated: N/A

Peak Swimmers and Divers Week 2023-24.

October 3
Men’s swimmer:
Sam Smith, Southern Indiana
Female swimmers: Hayden Schurz, Southern Indiana
Male diver: no data.
Female divers:

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