Norse swim past Duhawks, 139-84
Mon, Jan. 9, 2012 - [Men's Swimming/Diving]

Luther 139, Loras 84


The Loras College men's swimming team was 55 points behind Iowa Conference foe Luther College on Saturday after their 13-event dual meet in the San Jose Pool.


Andy Pape was second both freestyle sprints. He was 0.50 seconds off the winning time in the 50 Yard Freestyle and also less than a second behind in the 100 Yard race. He times were 22.86 and 51.02.


In the distance events, Loras was also just a split second behind Luther's event winners. Ricky Lukacs finished the 1000 in 10:44.38, just behind Roy Barnett's 10:43.51. Matt Bogen was finished with his 500 in 5:02.64, but Sam Weinberg beat him to the wall in 5:02.45. Bogen was also third in the 200 Freestyle.


The Duhawks will be in Chicago this Saturday for the University of Chicago Invite.


They'll return home for their final meet of the year in the San Jose Pool on January 28thwhen Morningside, College of St. Mary, and Iowa Central come to town. The meet will begin at 2:00 PM.