Notre Dame defeated the Vikings, 204.5-94.5, in the 29-year veteran's final home meet.
Notre Dame claims its fourth meet sweep in the nine-year history of the event
Notre Dame leads both Iowa and Missouri State entering day two of the competition
The tie was just the second for Notre Dame in 666 all-time dual meets
Notre Dame has now won three of its last four dual meets
PREP AND PERSONAL: Competed with the Portmarnock Swim Team in his native Ireland ... won the 200-meter back event at the Irish Short Course National Swimming Championships ... earned runner-up finishes in the 100-meter fly and 100-meter back, and clocked in third in the 50-meter back at the national championships ... national junior record holder in the 4x50-meter MTR short course event ... also participated in cross country, track and field and rugby while attending Belvedere College S.J. ... son of Gary and Paula Cobain ... has one brother, Ryan ... has one sister, Maria ... enrolled in the First Year of Studies.