|Date:||January 25, 2020|
|Time:||1:00 pm||Results:||85-147||Location:||Cedar Rapids, Iowa|
Luther was defeated by Coe College this afternoon in Cedar Rapids by a final of 147-85. This was the final dual meet of the year. The Norse recorded three first place finishes and five runner-up finishes.
Jackson Gergen and Soren Gloege Torp touched the wall simultaneously at (22.23) to finish in a tie for first in the 50 freestyle. The duo outstretched Phil Cunningham of Coe who was the runner-up with a mark of (22.31).
Gloege Torp also won the 100 freestyle with a time of (48.97) and Kyle Anderson won the 100 fly clocked at (56.46).
Second place finishes were recorded by Anderson in the 1000 freestyle (10:46.64); Patrick Garin in the 100 fly (57.02); Peder Smith in the 100 backstroke (57.58); and Matt Staver in the 500 freestyle (4:52.63). Staver was defeated by .13 by Zach Kolker who touched the wall at (4:52.50).
This was the final tune-up before the season ending Liberal Arts Championships. Principia College, Elsah, Ill., will host this year's LAC Feb. 12-15.
Sponsor: Swimming and Diving (men)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586