Archive | March, 2015

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, Betulius fall short

Iowa senior Grant Betulius and junior Roman Trussov tried but  fell short in individual matchups on March 27, in the second day of the NCAA Championships in the Campus Recreation & Wellness Center. Trussov placed 24th in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 53.17, and Betulius placed 27th overall in the 100 backstroke posting a time […]

Betulius has once last chance

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

NCAAs set to begin in Iowa City

The NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships are scheduled to begin Thursday in Iowa City. With the end of the season finally here for the Iowa men’s swimming and diving team, Iowa has one relay team, two individual swimmers, and one diver that qualified for the NCAA Championships. Grant Betulius, Roman Trussov, Jackson Halsmer, and Jerzy […]