Hawkeyes open season at Michigan
Iowa and Michigan State will square off Friday at 3 p.m. in a B1G dual
Iowa hosts the Black & Gold Intrasquad meet Saturday at the CRWC Pool
UI swimmers compete on elite stage at 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials
10 current and 3 former UI swimmers will compete in Omaha
Iowa Items -- swam on 400 free relay (2:55.19-2009) that ranks second on on Iowa's all-time best performers list.
2008-09 -- met NCAA B standards as part of team-leading 400 free (2:55.19) and 800 free relays (6:35.62)... anchored 400 free relay to fifth-place finish (2:55.19) at Big Ten Championships... that time ranks second on Iowa's all-time best performers list... posted four individual wins and 19 top-three finishes, while swimming on five winning relays... swam on six winning relays... letterwinner.
High School -- swam 200 IM at 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials... 2007 U.S. Junior National Team member, competing in seven individual events at U.S. Junior National Championships.... set over 25 state swimming records during his prep career... named his high school's Athlete of the Year as a senior... as a junior he was ranked ninth in the nation in 200 IM, 22nd in 100 fly and 26th in 100 free for age 17 and under U.S. swimmers... swam for Snowfox Club team... club coach was Lindsie Micko.
Personal -- born September 12, 1989... son of Paula and Rick Gordon... his father played baseball and his mother swam at South Dakota State... engineering major.
|100 Free||45.46||at Big Ten Championships||2/28/09|
|200 Free||1:38.92||at Missouri Invite||12/5-7/08|
|200 IM||1:50.39||at Missouri Invite||12/5-7/08|