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Four Iowa divers qualify for NCAAs

Iowa diver Sam Tamborski dives during a swim meet against the University of Northern Iowa and Western Illinois University on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

March 12, 2019

The Iowa diving team concluded its first day of qualifying for the upcoming NCAA Championships at the NCAA Zone D Diving Championships in Austin, Texas. The men dove first on Day 1, and only two of the three Hawkeye divers dove off the 1-meter. Senior Will Brenner and sophomore Anton Hoherz competed...

Hawkeye divers set for NCAAs

Iowa diver Anton Hoherz dives off the three-meter board in the preliminary diving rounds of the Hawkeye Invitational on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. (David Harmantas/The Daily Iowan)

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

March 11, 2019

The postseason is here, and the Iowa diving team will compete in Austin, Texas, from March 11-13 at the Lee and Joe Jamail Swimming Center for the 2019 NCAA Zone D Diving Championships. On Day 1, the Hawkeye men start the competition off the 1-meter springboard followed by the women who will dive...

Hawkeye swimming sets field for NCAAs

Iowa's Joe Myhre (JR) prepares to swim 50 freestyle during the second day of the 2019 Big Ten Men's Swimming and Diving Championships at the CRWC on Thursday, February 28, 2019.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

March 6, 2019

The Iowa men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have several swimmers who have swum to NCAA “B” qualifying standards. On the men’s side, they swam all of their NCAA qualifying times in the 2019 Big Ten Championships. What sticks out beside this is the freestyle dominance. The Hawkeye men ...

Iowa swimming embraces hosting Big Ten Championships

University of Iowa's Tanner Nelson competes in the 200 meter breaststroke during finals of the Big 10 Swimming Championships on Saturday, March 2, 2019.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

March 4, 2019

Hosting the Big Ten Championships is an honor, and the Iowa men’s swimming & diving team had the privilege to welcome the other Big Ten schools to the Campus Recreation & Wellness Center on Feb. 27-March 2. This wasn’t the first time a conference tournament has been on campus; Campus Rec ho...

Hawkeyes finish with school record on final day of Big Ten Championships

Hawkeyes finish with school record on final day of Big Ten Championships

Pete Ruden, Sports Editor

March 3, 2019

On the final day of the Big Ten Championships, Iowa set a school record in the 400-free relay and earned an NCAA 'A' cut. Aleksey Tarasenko, Jack Smith, Will Scott, and Joe Myhre swam a time of 2:51.06 in the 400-free relay en route to the No. 1 time in Hawkeye history while meeting the NCAA 'A' qualifying...

Hawkeyes swim to more personal records on Day 3 of Big Ten Championships

Hawkeyes swim to more personal records on Day 3 of Big Ten Championships

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

March 2, 2019

Iowa swimming and diving wrapped up Day 3 of the men’s Big Ten Championships by continuing to break personal records. The first race of the day was the 100 fly, and while no Hawkeyes qualified for the finals, junior John Colin swam to a personal record of 49.46 during the opening event. All three...

Hawkeye swimming/diving enters school record books at Big Ten Championships

Anze Fers Erzen competes in the Men's 200 Individual Medley bonus final during the second day of the 2019 Big Ten Men's Swimming and Diving Championships at the CRWC on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Fers Erzen placed sixth in the bonus final with a time of 1:46:92.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2019

Day 2 of the men’s swimming and diving Big Ten Championships has concluded, and the Iowa men continued to break school and personal records. Eight Hawkeye athletes qualified for Day 2’s finals: freshmen Andrew Fierke, Mateusz Arndt, and Anz Fers Erezen, sophomore Anton Hoherz, juniors Michael...

Hawkeye men’s swimming kicks off Big Tens

Iowa's Mateusz Arndt jumps off the starting block during the first day of the 2019 Big Ten Men's Swimming and Diving Championships at the CRWC on Wednesday, February 27, 2019.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

February 27, 2019

Iowa men’s swimming and diving started its championship season, concluding Day 1 of the 2019 Big Ten Championships hosted in Iowa City. There were only two events that competed on the first day of competition: the 200-medley relay and the 800-free relay. The Hawkeyes may not have gotten the results...

Iowa men primed for tourney time at home

Iowa swimmer Kenneth Mende swims at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center on Saturday, Dec 5, 2015.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

February 27, 2019

The Iowa men’s swimming and diving team will start the championship season when it hosts the Big Ten Championships today through Saturday at the Campus Recreation & Wellness Center. The last time the Hawkeyes hosted a conference championship meet was in 2015, and they are ecstatic to do it again. ...

Hawkeye swimming finishes 10th at Big Tens

Iowa swimmer Allyssa Fluit swims the 200 freestyle during a swim meet against the University of Northern Iowa and Western Illinois University on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019.

Pete Ruden, Sports Editor

February 24, 2019

Iowa women's swimming and diving finished 10th at the Big Ten Championships that concluded on Saturday in Bloomington, Indiana. Hannah Burvill, Allyssa Fluit, and Lauren McDougall posted season-bests in the 100 free. Burvill swam a time of 48.97, missing out on her career best by .03 second. Fluit...

Iowa swimming shows improvement heading into final day of Big Tens

Iowa swimmer Kelsey Drake swims the 100m butterfly during a swim meet against the University of Northern Iowa and Western Illinois University on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

February 22, 2019

Iowa swimming and diving wrapped up Day 3 of the women’s Big Ten Championships with better all-around performances from everyone on the team. Starting off with diving, the Hawkeye divers took on the 3-meter springboard and three athletes finished in the top 15 in the preliminaries, earning them...

Women’s swimming and diving tested at Big Ten Championships

Iowa swimmer Hannah Burvill waits for the results of the race during the Northwestern/Wisconsin swim meet at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center on Saturday, January 19, 2019. The men's swimming and diving team defeated the Badgers, 164-136, and the Wildcats, 194-106. The women's swimming and diving team fell to the Badgers, 191-109, and the Wildcats, 178-122.

Tanner DesPlanque, Sports Reporter

February 21, 2019

Iowa women’s swimming and diving is feeling the pressure of tough competition after the second day of the Big Ten Championships. The only two athletes for the Hawkeyes who qualified for the finals in the second day were junior Hannah Burvill and sophomore Jayah Mathews. Burvill came into the...