Men's Swimming

    INDIANA SWIMS RIVAL PURDUE

    Go Hoosiers!
    Go Hoosiers!

    Go Hoosiers!
    ="senior"> February 3, 1998

    INDIANA SWIMS RIVAL PURDUE

    Senior Day set for Saturday

    This Week: Indiana will look to bouce back against Purdue Saturday afternoon. The dual meet is scheduled for a later start at 4:00pm at the Counsilman/Billingsley Aquatic Center. Indiana is now 2-1 in the Big Ten and 5-2 overall. Saturday's meet will also be Senior Day as Indiana's seniors, Rob Iglinski, Justin Schnute, Duke Shin, and Tom Trent will be swimming in their final dual meet at Indiana. The last time theses two teams met Indiana lost to the Boilermakers 134-109 in West Lafayette.

    Last Week: Last weekend, the Hoosiers traveled north to take on Michigan State Friday night and Michigan Saturday afternoon. IU was able to defeat Michigan State, 133-110, but was not as fortunate against Michigan, losing to the Wolverines, 154-86.

    Purdue Boilermakers: The Purdue Boliermakers are 11-1 on the season, their only loss was to 13th-ranked Minnesota last weekend. They are led by senior Frank Smardo and junior Vilmos Kovacs. At last year's Big Ten Championships in Bloomington, Purdue set six pool records. Smardo holds the Counsilman Pool record in the 50 free (:20.08), and Kovacs has records in the 100 breast (:54.47) and 200 breast (1:56.94). Kovacs was also a member of the 400 medley relay team that holds the record at 3:14.42. The other two records held by Purdue are the 200 and 400 IM, both held by Matt Brown who graduated.

    Big Ten Championships: This is the last meet for Indiana before the Big Ten Championships at Minnesota. The dates for the meet are February 26-28 with preliminaries starting at 12 pm, diving preliminaries at 1:30pm and finals at 7 pm. Indiana finished third at last year's Big Ten Championships behind Minnesota and champion Michigan.

    Fax-On-Demand: There is a new number to access fax-on-demand. Information can now be accessed by dialing (770) 563-1131. The Big Ten passcode and other numbers are still the same. -Big Ten Conference pass code is 282. -For Weekly Releases and Championship Previews/Results enter 1510 -For Roster and Schedule enter 1511 -For Last Meet Report enter 1512


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