On the men’s side of the meet, a pair of international freshmen took up the torch for Iowa.
The Iowa Hawkeyes faced off against the Western Illinois Leathernecks in both teams’ last regular season meet. The Hawkeyes came away victorious in both the men’s and women’s meets.
The University of Iowa swimming and diving program opened the 2017-18 season competing in five events Thursday night against Michigan State at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center Natatorium.
The Gold squad came away with a 104-86 victory over the Black squad at the University of Iowa swimming and diving annual intrasquad meet Saturday morning at the UI Campus Recreation and Wellness Center Natatorium.
The girls of Ames High School capped an undefeated season and won the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union state title over the weekend, getting a dominant finish from sophomore closer Sophie Sorenson.
The Iowa Hawkeyes have kept the state’s best senior at home with their latest verbal commitment.
State records went down in half of the events at the 2014 Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union State Championships Saturday, including two apiece to Allyssa Fluit and Maddie Gehrke.
Six Ames seniors at the state meet finished their careers with four-straight state championships.