Hawkeyes Fall On Senior Day

Jan. 21, 2006

Complete Results

The University of Iowa men and women’s swimming and diving team hosted their senior meet Saturday afternoon at the Fieldhouse Pool in Iowa City. Both teams fell to Missouri; the men by 177-108 and the women by 178-117. The women also fell to Big Ten rival Illinois by 169-130. In the other women’s action Missouri defeated Illinois, 166-129. The men’s season record now stands at 3-4 (0-2 Big Ten), while the women drop to 5-5 (0-3 Big Ten).
Senior Trevor Haley finished strong in the Fieldhouse Pool by winning the 200 butterfly (1:52.97) and the 200 individual medley (1:55.30). Sophomore Dragos Agache also won two events; the 100 and 200 breaststroke. Freshman Nick Divan placed first in the 1,000 freestyle (9:34.04) and second in the 500 freestyle (4:38.87).
Senior Kelly Werner again led the Hawkeyes with a first place in the 100 backstroke (57.09) and second place in the 100 butterfly (57.38) and the 200 individual medley (2:08.77). Freshman diver Meghan Sievertsen was third in one-meter diving (226.95) and fifth in three-meter diving (226.25). Fellow freshman Alison Gschwend came in third in the 100 backstroke (58.82) and second in the 200 backstroke (2:05.11). Senior Andrea Hemphill was third in the 200 butterfly (2:07.18), fifth in the 100 butterfly (58.81) and fourth in the 200 individual medley (2:09.37).
The Hawkeyes will return to action Friday, January 27th, when they travel to Northwestern University. On Saturday, January 28th, the Hawkeyes will face-off with the University of Illinois at Chicago. The meet in Evanston is scheduled for 5 p.m. in the Norris Aquatics Center on the campus of Northwestern University. The meet in Chicago will start at 1 p.m. in the Flames Natatorium on the UIC campus.


Missouri 177 IOWA 108

Illinois 169 IOWA 130
Missouri 178 IOWA 117
Missouri 166 Illinois 129