Matt Schwippert and Matt Hogan kicked off the University at Buffalo's appearance in the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday morning.
Schwippert, a native of East Aurora and graduate of Iroquois, placed 54th out of 127 finishers in the 100 backstroke. Schwippert swam a 57.03.
Hogan finished 85th out of 124 in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:52.95.
Wednesday, Brittney Kuras swims two of her four events, competing in the 200 free and the 200 IM.
For coverage of the Olympic Trials, visit USA Swimming.
--- Amy Moritz