State champion swimmer Brown commits to Wisconsin

Iowa City High senior Lizzie Brown, who won the breaststroke state championship last season for the Little Hawks, has verbally committed to swim fo ... »

Linn-Mar’s Drake breaks records, but Cedar Falls depth wins MVC swim meet

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Linn-Mar girls’ swimming team had the “wow” performances, but Cedar Falls used its usual of a ... »

West’s Thomas the new queen of MVC diving

CEDAR RAPIDS – With just two dives remaining and still over 100 points away from a Mississippi Valley Conference meet record, Iowa City West' ... »

Lions’ swimmers priming pump

MARION — With the Mississippi Valley Conference girls’ swimming meet looming Saturday, Linn-Mar Coach Chad Derlein is seeing e ... »

Brown thriving after ‘tough decision’ to leave Little Hawks

IOWA CITY — One notable name from 2013 will be missing when postseason competition begins with Saturday’s Mississippi Valley C ... »

I.C. West swimmers among state’s elite


IOWA CITY — Two members of the Iowa Flyers Swim Club (IFLY) qualified for the 2016 U.S. ... »

C.R. Kennedy swims short-handed

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Kennedy girls’ swimming coach John Ross knew his team would have its hands full with No. 3 Cedar F ... »

Freshmen helping Washington swim team surprise

CEDAR RAPIDS — Returning from a winless 2013 dual meet season with more than half of its varsity girls’ swimming roster compri ... »

Linn-Mar swimmers putting it together, top I.C. West

CORALVILLE — The roster is in place, and while the lineup is still a work in progress, the wins keep coming for the Linn-Mar girls’ s ... »

Jacobsen leads Kennedy to second place at Cougar Invitational

CEDAR RAPIDS — As one of the few seniors on a young, talented Cedar Rapids Kennedy girls’ swimming team, Sam Jacobsen is embra ... »

Xavier swimmers make splash elsewhere

CEDAR RAPIDS — As the girls’ swimming and diving season kicks off, Xavier swimmers will travel to Kennedy and Washington high ... »

Fast transition for Williamsburg swimmer McRoberts

CEDAR RAPIDS — With just a year of eligibility remaining, Tessa McRoberts decided to give it a go.

After a club swimming stint ... »


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Prairie student Wilkins helps Jefferson dominate swim meet

CEDAR RAPIDS — Within a few minutes of helping the Cedar Rapids Jefferson girls’ swimming team win the J-Hawk Relays, Emma Wil ... »

Girls’ swimming: Teams, individuals to watch in 2014


Lizzie Brown, sr., Iowa City High — First-team all-state and defending state champion in 100 breaststroke. Finished fourth ... »

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