B1G Triple Dual Taken Over By Minnesota

Go Gophers! Freshman Daryl Turner won the 100-yard free today, followed by captain Derek Toomey.
Go Gophers!
Freshman Daryl Turner won the 100-yard free today, followed by captain Derek Toomey.
Go Gophers!

Feb. 1, 2014

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Score •

W, 188-164 vs. Purdue

W, 227-125 vs. Wisconsin

Highlights •

“From start to finish our team was energetic, competed well, supported each other, we are really happy with the spot we are in. This was a really nice way to end our dual meet season” Coach Kelly Kremer

The Gophers started day two with a second place finish in the 200-yard freestyle relay, the women also took second in the same event.

For platform diving, Manny Pollard took third followed by teammate Dylan Zoe

Brandon Hatanaka took second in the 400-yard IM with a time of 3:54.37.

Freshman Daryl Turner swam a 44.08 in the 100-yard freestyle for first, followed by Gopher Derek Toomey.

Carl Newenhouse finished second in the 200-yard back with a time of 1:46.88.

In the men’s 100-yard butterfly, usual suspect Kyler Van Swol took first with a time of 47.72.

CJ Smith swam a 4:29.31 to claim first in the 500-yard freestyle. Teammate Hatanaka followed, allowing the Gophers to go 1-2 in the event.

Nick Hatanaka swam a 2:03.84 in the 200-yard breaststroke, followed by teammate Spencer Mattox for third and fourth place.

The Gopher men finished with a third place finish in the 400-yard free relay.

Next Meet • The Minnesota Challenge will be held at the University Aquatic Center next week. Competition begins Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at 6:00pm CT, and continues Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 at 12:00pm CT. 

Coach Kremer stated, “We are ready to get some rest and prepare for the championship season.”