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West High swimmers win divisional title

Trojans second in MVC swimming Super Meet

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IOWA CITY– The Cedar Falls Tigers won the Mississippi Valley Conference (MVC) swimming Super Meet Saturday, Jan. 20, at the University of Iowa’s Aquatic Center in Iowa City. The Tigers edged out the Iowa City West High Trojans, 331-305, for the honors. The Trojans topped the divisional rankings, however, with 491 points to runner-up Linn-Mar’s 465.
Izaak Hajek won both divisional and super meet titles in the 100-yard butterfly with a 52.02 seconds effort.

MVC Super Meet results for Iowa City West High
200-yard medley relay: 2, Iowa City West “A” (Izaak Hajek, Ben Berhow, Valeri Trussov, Brennon Keen, 1:39.77. Iowa City West “B” (Parth Patel, Mason Wang, Amol Bhagavathi, Ethan McAreavy), 1:49.14.
200-yard freestyle: 11, Tate Happel, 1:56.27. 12, John Li, 1:58.61. 15, Aiden Petersen, 1:59.43.
200-yard IM: 2, Hajek, 2:01.41. 9, Trussov, 2:11.01. 17, Luke Nichols, 2:16.81.
50-yard freestyle: 8, Michael Kimball, 23.11. 9 (tie) Dawson Gibbons, Cedar Rapids Kennedy, and Keen, 23.21. 15, McAreavy, 24.00.
100-yard butterfly: 1, Hajek, 52.02. 7, Trussov, 56.83. 12, Bhagavathi, 59.08.
100-yard freestyle: 6, Berhow, 50.92. 9, Keen, 51.43. 11, Kimball, 51.80.
500-yard freestyle: 3, Lane Griffis, 4:54.17. 8, Happel, 5:11.12. 11, Petersen, 5:22.99.
200-yard freestyle relay: 5, Iowa City West “A” (Berhow, Kimball, Hajek, Keen), 1:31.40. Iowa City West “B” (McAreavy, Coleman Riss, Nick Johnson, Bhagavathi), 1:36.82.
100-yard backstroke: 8, Li, 58.63. 10, Patel, 1:00.20. 16, Nichols, 1:02.98.
100-yard breaststroke: 2, Griffis, 1:01.34. 3, Berhow, 1:02.40. 10, Wang, 1:08.26.
400-yard freestyle relay: 6, Iowa City West “A” (Happel, Kimball, Trussov, Griffis), 3:27.16. Iowa City West “B” (Johnson, Riss, McAreavy, Li), 3:35.54.
Team Rankings: 1, Cedar Falls, 331. 2, Iowa City West High, 305. 3, Cedar Rapids Washington, 302. 4, Linn-Mar, 241. 5, Dubuque Hempstead, 192. 6, Dubuque Senior, 179. 7, Iowa City High, 169. 8, Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 155. 9, Waterloo, 81. 10, Cedar Rapids Jefferson, 75.

MVC Divisional Meet (Mississippi Division) results for Iowa City West High
200-yard medley relay— 1, IC West (Izaak Hajek, Ben Berhow, Valeri Trussov, Brennon Keen), 1:39.77. IC West (Parth Patel, Mason Wang, Amol Bhagavathi, Ethan McAreavy), 1:49.14.
200-yard freestyle— 4, Tate Happel, 1:56.27. 5, John Li, 1:58.61. 6, Aiden Petersen, 1:59.43.
200-yard IM: 1, Hajek, 2:01.41. 3, Trussov, 2:11.01. 5, Luke Nichols, 2:16.81.
50-yard freestyle: 3, Michael Kimball, 23.11. 4, Keen, 23.21. 6, McAreavy, 24.00.
100-yard butterfly: 1, Hajek, 52.02. 4, Trussov, 56.83. 5, Bhagavathi, 59.08.
100-yard freestyle: 2, Berhow, 50.92. 3, Keen, 51.43. 4, Kimball, 51.80.
500-yard freestyle: 1, Griffis, 4:54.17. 2, Happel, 5:11.12. 4, Petersen, 5:22.99.
200-yard freestyle relay: 2, Iowa City West “A” (Berhow, Kimball, Hajek, Keen), 1:31.40. Iowa City West “B” (McAreavy, Riss, Johnson, Bhagavathi), 1:36.82.
100-yard backstroke: 2, Li, 58.63. 3, Patel, 1:00.20. 6, Nichols, 1:02.98.
100-yard breaststroke: 1, Griffis, 1:01.34. 2, Berhow, 1:02.40. 4, Wang, 1:08.26.
400-yard freestyle relay: 2, Iowa City West “A” (Happel, Kimball, Trussov, Griffis), 3:27.16. Iowa City West “B” (Johnson, Riss, McAreavy, Li), 3:35.54.
Team Rankings: 1, Iowa City West High, 491. 2, Linn-Mar, 465. 3, Cedar Falls, 393. 4, Cedar Rapids Washington, 383. 5, Cedar Rapids Jefferson, 288. 6, Waterloo, 269. 7, Dubuque Hempstead, 265. 8, Dubuque Senior, 264. 9, Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 248. 10, Iowa City, City High, 231.