West promotes Butler to girls’ swimming post

IOWA CITY - Iowa City West Athletics Director Scott Kibby announced the hiring of Byron Butler as girls' swimming coach on Tuesday.

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Jury’s in: Swimmers like Iowa facility

IOWA CITY - The NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships wrapped up last night to rave reviews from competing swimmers at the University of Io ... »

Hawks need youthful help

IOWA CITY - When Big Ten swimming and diving championships kick off Wednesday, host Iowa will be relying on the performance of underclassmen ... »

Staying positive


CEDAR RAPIDS - Success in the pool would never have arrived for Jody Petersen had it not been for her strong, competitive spirit and endl ... »

West sets relay records in state repeat

MARSHALLTOWN - Iowa City West returned to the boys' swimming state championships as the prohibitive favorite to repeat as state champions. ... »

West’s McGlaughlin ready to defend

MARSHALLTOWN - Iowa City West sprinter Mark McGlaughlin is making it look awfully easy.

Maybe it's the undefeated season in both indiv ... »

State-bound Saints

CEDAR RAPIDS - While the Xavier boys' swimming season has come to an end for some, others competed in the district last Saturday.

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Shaving seconds

CEDAR RAPIDS - Seconds count in swimming.

Xavier junior Mitchell Anderson, who swims for Washington as a part of the coop swim program ... »

Warriors overcome hurdles for No. 52

MARION - More than most seasons, many expected this to be the end of Cedar Rapids Washington's district dominance.

After all, graduati ... »

Streak keepers

MARION - Cedar Rapids Washington senior Jared Thorson remembers with reverence his freshman introduction to the Warriors' enduring streak of ... »

West rewrites MVC record book

MARION - Before the Mississippi Valley Conference boys' swimming championships, Iowa City West Coach Rob Miecznikowski challenged his guys t ... »

Versatile, athletic Martin vital piece of West puzzle

IOWA CITY - When you're on a state championship swim team led by a pair of Olympic hopefuls, it can sometimes be easy to be overshadowed.

Doing the ’do

CEDAR RAPIDS - High school swimmers across Iowa are carrying on a long tradition of getting a unique new look and it all has to do with thei ... »

Lions pushing the big boys

MARION -When the Linn-Mar Aquatic Center was unveiled in the fall of 2013, it was widely hailed as the finest high school swimming facility ... »