Oct. 20, 2006
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – The University of Iowa men and women’s swimming and diving team traveled to Minneapolis to take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers Friday night. The Hawkeye men fell 190-101 to the 10th ranked Gophers, and the Hawkeye women lost 201-91 to the 16th ranked Gophers. Both the Iowa men and women’s record is now 1-2 (0-2 Big Ten).
Freshman Frank Van Dijkhuizen recorded his third diving win of the season, winning the one-meter event with a score of 312.68; he also placed second on the three-meter board with 313.50. Junior Dragos Agache placed second in the 100 (57.10) and 200 yard breaststroke (2:06.91).
Freshman Laura Mozdzen picked up the only event win for the Hawkeye win in the 100 yard butterfly (57.57). Mozdzen also finished third in the 200 yard individual medley (2:14.16) and fourth in the 200 yard butterfly (2:08.47). Sophomore Ashley Dell finished second in the 500 free (5:03.23) and the 1,000 free (10:19.89).
The Hawkeyes return to action Saturday, October 28th, when they travel to Michigan State, with the meet starting at Noon.
Minnesota 190 IOWA 101
Minnesota 201 IOWA 91