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Swimmers splash all over Leathernecks

UI Senior Jackson Allen walks toward the rest of the team after his race in the CRWC on Friday, Oct. 30. 2015. The Hawkeyes fell short to No. 20 Minnesota in the Big Ten Conference Duel Meet. (The Daily Iowan/Brooklynn Kascel)

February 8, 2016

By Blake Dowson [email protected] The Iowa men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams showed what they are capable of in their final home meet of the year on Feb. 5, sweeping every event against Western Illinois. The men knocked off the Leathernecks in the Campus Recreation & Wellne...

Swimming teams take on final duals

Veron Herrman of Northern Iowa swims the women's 200 breast stroke on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. in the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center. Denver, Drury, Harvard, Incarnate Word, North Dakota, and Milwaukee were the schools represented, along with UNI, at this years Hawkeye Invitational. Iowa won the invitational for the second year in a row. (The Daily Iowan/Brooklynn Kascel)

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February 5, 2016

The men and women of the Iowa swimming and diving team will be in their own pool for the last time this season on Friday, taking on the Western Illinois Leathernecks in their final regular season dual meet of the year. The Hawkeyes will use the meet, which has a different format than most other duals,...

The language of medley swimming

Jerz Twarowski of Iowa races during the third heat of the men's 200 fly on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. in the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center. Twarowski finished first with a time of 1:17.04. Iowa won the invitational for the second year in a row. (The Daily Iowan/Brooklynn Kascel)

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February 4, 2016

The Iowa men’s swimming team has a worldly vibe to it this season. Not that there haven’t often been international swimmers on the team, but the Hawkeyes have not seen this kind of production from their international athletes in quite some time. One event in particular, the 200-medley relay, has...

Swimmers take their talent to South Bend

Iowa women's swim team member Emma Sougstad is shown during the 200 IM at the University of Iowa Rec. and Wellness Center on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. The Iowa women's team came in second place Saturday defeating Nebraska but falling to Michigan. (The Daily Iowan/Sergio Flores)

February 1, 2016

By Blake Dowson [email protected] The Hawkeye swimmers headed to South Bend, Indiana, this past weekend to take on a number of teams in the Shamrock Invitational, and both the men and women’s teams returned home with dual victories. The Iowa women picked up wins against Illinois State (302-67) and Grand ...

Swimmers split against Northwestern

The CRWC holds a scrimmage between the black and gold team of the Iowa swim team. The gold team and black team battle it out during the relay on Oct. 9, 2015. (Daily Iowan/Glenn Sonnie Wooden)

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January 25, 2016

The Iowa men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams traveled to Northwestern this past weekend to compete in the last Big Ten regular-season dual meet of the year. The men came out on top 174.5-125.5, but the women came up short, 190.5-109.5.In its first competition in more than a month, the Iowa...

Pool-side powerhouses

The CRWC holds a scrimmage between the black and gold team of the Iowa swim team. The gold team and black team battle it out during the relay on Oct. 9, 2015. (Daily Iowan/Glenn Sonnie Wooden)

December 18, 2015

By Blake Dowson [email protected] With the fall portion of the season over and the Big Ten meet slightly more than two months away, The Daily Iowan takes a dip into the Big Ten men’s swimming power rankings. 1. Michigan The Wolverines sit at the top of the Big Ten power rankings seemingly...

Hawk swimmers honored

Veron Herrman of Northern Iowa swims the women's 200 breast stroke on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. in the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center. Denver, Drury, Harvard, Incarnate Word, North Dakota, and Milwaukee were the schools represented, along with UNI, at this years Hawkeye Invitational. Iowa won the invitational for the second year in a row. (The Daily Iowan/Brooklynn Kascel)

December 17, 2015

A day after two Hawkeye women’s swimmers earned national and conference awards from CollegeSwimming.com, the Big Ten showered the team with more accolades on Wednesday. Junior Emma Sougstad, who was CollegeSwimming.com’s NCAA Division I Swimmer of the Week, took home the Big Ten Swimmer of the Week...

Swimmers head for Southern ‘vacation’

Swimmers get ready to jump off of the blocks during the women's 400 free relay at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. Iowa won the Hawkeye invitational for the second year in a row. (The Daily Iowan/Brooklynn Kascel)

December 17, 2015

The Hawkeye women’s swimming and diving team will begin a tough training period in Florida. By Jake Mosbach [email protected] After the Hawkeye women’s swimming and diving team clobbered archrival Iowa State on Dec. 11, the calendar said they had more than a monthlong break until their next c...

Two Iowa women’s swimmers earn honors

Iowa women's swim team member Emma Sougstad is shown during the 200 IM at the University of Iowa Rec. and Wellness Center on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. The Iowa women's team came in second place Saturday defeating Nebraska but falling to Michigan. (The Daily Iowan/Sergio Flores)

December 16, 2015

Two Hawkeye women’s swimmers received honors from CollegeSwimming.com on Tuesday. Junior Emma Sougstad and senior Olivia Kabacinski were both recognized by the website, with Sougstad being named NCAA Division I Swimmer of the Week, and Kabacinski taking Big Ten Swimmer of the Week honors. The two...

Hawkeye divers dive into Winter Nationals

 Izzie Bindseil competes in the  Womens 100 yard Butterfly in the 2014 Black and Gold Intrasquad meet on Saturday, Oct. 2014 at the CRWC. The Black squad defeated the Gold squad, 86.5 - 85.5. (The Daily Iowan/Joshua Housing)

December 15, 2015

On Tuesday, two divers with Hawkeye ties are set to begin competition at the 2015 USA Diving Winter Nationals in Indianapolis. The event, which runs from Dec. 15 through Dec. 20, will be held in the Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis Natatorium. Senior Addison Boschult is the only current Hawkeye who wil...

Hawkeyes dunk Cyclones

Iowa Freshman Izzie Bindseil competes in the  Womens 100 yard Butterfly in the 2014 Black and Gold Intrasquad meet on Saturday, Oct. 2014 at the CRWC. The Black squad defeated the Gold squad, 86.5 - 85.5. (The Daily Iowan/Joshua Housing)

December 14, 2015

For the sixth year in a row, the Iowa women’s swimming and diving team has earned in-state bragging rights over Iowa State. On Dec. 11, the Hawkeyes downed the Cyclones, 198-101, in Ames. Head coach Marc Long’s squad broke several Beyer Hall pool records on the way to its fourth win of the seaso...

Swimmers head for roiling waters

Iowa swimmer jumps into the pool during media day at the CRWC on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. The swimming team opens there season at home this Friday hosting Michigan and Nebraska. (The Daily Iowan/Margaret Kispert)

December 11, 2015

Cy-Hawk showdown awaits women’s swimming and diving. By Jake Mosbach [email protected] In-state bragging rights are on the line for the Hawkeye women’s swimming and diving team tonight as they head to Ames to face Iowa State as part of the Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series. The meet will kick off at ...