Hawks fall to Baylor in Sweet 16

Iowa’s post-season run came to an end Friday night in Oklahoma City, as the Hawks dropped their Sweet Sixteen matchup against Baylor. Iowa’s season is over. OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma — There’s an old saying that goes along the lines of ‘Hard-work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.’ It’s been used countless times to justify […]

UPDATE: Baylor 42, Iowa 34

After one half of play, the Iowa Hawkeyes trail Baylor 42-34. OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma — It’s been an entertaining first half from the Chesapeake Energy Arena, to say nothing of the score. After 20 minutes of play, the Bears have the edge on the scoreboard, 42-34 . Both squads are playing to their strengths, but so […]

Trussov and Betulius compete in prelims

Iowa senior Grant Betulius and junior Roman Trussov competed in individual match ups in the second day of the NCAA Championships. Trussov placed 24th overall in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 53.17 while Betulius placed 27th overall in the 100 backstroke posting a time of 47.85. “We knew we would have to repeat […]

The last 100 backstroke

Grant Betulius will not swim another 100-yard backstroke as a collegiate athlete. Iowa senior Grant Betulius has swam the last 100-yard backstroke of his collegiate career. Betulius touched out of Friday’s prelims in 27th place with a 46.85. “It’s disappointing knowing what I went midseason would have A finaled,” Betulius said after the swim. However, […]