Men's Swimming and Diving Posts 141-102 Win at Missouri
Oct. 12, 2007
COLUMBIA, Mo. - The Indiana University men's swimming and diving team got the 2007-06 season to a solid start with a 141-102 win over Missouri in a dual meet in Columbia, Mo. Friday night.
The Hoosiers won nine individual events for the victory.
"The men did a great job," said head coach Ray Looze. "They went out and did what they should do."
Lenton took home the 50-yard freestyle title (20.81).
John Kevin Koehler led a 1-2-3 Indiana finish in the 1000-yard freestyle, clocking in at 9:27.04. He was followed by Steffan Troxel (9:31.54) and Alex Brunfeldt (9:35.41). Koehler also placed first in the 500-yard freestyle (4:32.24).
The Hoosiers capped off a relay sweep with a win in the 4x100 freestyle relay, as Lenton, Patrick, Koehler and Knight teamed for a time of 3:04.59.
In diving, Landon Marzullo was third in the three-meter springboard with a score of 330.08
Indiana is back in action on Friday, Oct. 26 as it travels to Evanston, Ill. for a Big Ten dual meet with Northwestern. This matchup between perennial Big Ten powers has been selected by Swimming World Magazine as its "Meet of the Week". Last year the Hoosiers placed fourth at the Big Ten championships while the Wildcats were fifth.
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