CEDAR RAPIDS - When a boys' swimming team graduates 85 percent of its points from a state runner-up squad, one might expect a significant drop-off.
The Iowa City West Trojans seek to dispel that notion with a splash of experience, a few new ... »
Name: Pavel Tkachkov
Height/Weight: 5-foot-10, 170 pounds
Hometown: Moscow, Russia
Noteworthy: Second season with the RoughRiders. Played in 42 games last season, recording three goals and 10 assists. Also had two goals in five playoff games. Made club as non-drafted free agent. Previous team was Spartak Moskva in Russia.