Honors & Awards
- Two Letters (2017, 2018)
- Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2018)
- Academic All-Big Ten (2018, 2019)
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016, 2017, 2018; Spring 2017, 2018)
- Herman Team GPA Award (2017)
- Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017, 2018, 2019)
One of Nebraska’s top performers in the classroom and the pool, Abigail Greeneway takes aim at career-best times in 2018-19. The junior from Appleton, Wis., was named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar in 2018 and was an academic All-Big Ten selection. She also represented the Huskers at the 2018 Big Ten Championships in the 100, 200 and 500 freestyle events.
Greeneway set three season bests at the MizzouIinvite in the 50 free (26.23), 100 free (55.43) and 200 free (1:58.52). The two-time letterwinner competed at the 2018 Big Ten Championships in the 100 free (55.61), 200 free (1:59.73) and 500 free (5:15.17). One of Nebraska’s top performers in the classroom, Greeneway was named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and claimed academic All-Big Ten honors for the first time. She also earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters of 2017-18. She also captured a spot on the 2018 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.
Greeneway produced six top-five finishes, including two third-place performances in her first season as a Husker in 2016-17. Greeneway set five career bests with three of those coming at the Big Ten Championships. Greeneway placed 73rd in the 500 free (5:07.80), 76th in the 200 free (1:54.14) and 86th in the 100 free (53.77). She had a strong performance in Nebraska’s dual victory over Northern Iowa, claiming three top-five finishes. Greeneway raced to fourth in the 1,000 free (10:57.08), fifth in the 50 free (25.08) and fifth in the 100 free (54.36). Greeneway also started strong in the classroom, earning spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters. She was also a member of the 2017 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.
Greeneway was a four-time Junior National qualifier and helped her Fox Valley Wave team to six consecutive Wisconsin state championships. An all-state performer in the 50 and 100-yard freestyles and the 100 and 200 free relays, Greeneway helped Appleton North High School to the 2016 Fox Valley Conference championship as a senior in 2016. Greeneway was a first-team all-conference swimmer and a state qualifier in the 50 free, 100 free, 200 medley relay, 200 free relay and 400 free relay all four years. Not only was Greeneway a standout in the pool, she excelled in the classroom and earned USA Swimming Scholastic All-America honors.
The daughter of Susan and Todd Greeneway, Abigail was born Sept. 18, 1997 in Geneva, Ill. Abigail has a younger sister, Allison. An international business major, Abigail was a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and an academic All-Big Ten choice in 2018 and 2019. She is a five-time Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll selection. She is a three-time member of the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team. She chose Nebraska over Illinois, Missouri and Wisconsin.
|50 Free||25.01||Kansas Classic (2016)|
|100 Free||53.77||Big Ten Championships (2017)|
|200 Free||1:54.14||Big Ten Championships (2017)|
|500 Free||5:07.80||Big Ten Championships (2017)|