January 28, 1999
Buckeye swimmer Jason Fox (Jr., Goshen, Ind.) was named the Big Ten Swimmer of the Week after his performance over the past weekend. Against the University of Cincinnati on Jan. 22, Fox set a season best in the 200 individual medley with a time of 1:51.73 as well as in the 200 breaststroke (2:05.14). He was also part of the winning 400 medley relay team (3:23.73) that helped Ohio State to a 146-85 win over the Bearcats.
Fox and the Buckeyes travel to State College, Pa. this weekend to take on Big Ten rivals Penn State on Jan. 29 and Iowa Jan. 30. The final two home meets of the season are on Feb. 5-6, when the team plays host to Syracuse on Fri. at 6:00 p.m. and Pittsburgh on Sat. at 1:00 p.m.