Packers take seventh at ‘true team’ state swim meet

Published 10:08 am Saturday, October 23, 2010

The Austin girls swimming and diving team took seventh place out of eight teams at the Class ‘A’ ‘true team’ swimming meet at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center in Minneapolis Friday.

Monticello won the meet with a score of 2153, while the Packers finished with a score of 1,311.

Austin had three top-10 finishers as Averi Splinter took ninth in the 100-yard butterfly, Autumn Laury was ninth in diving and the 200-yard medley relay team of Brooke Johnson, Kelli Bednar, Splinter and Helen Heimark took eighth.

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200-yard medley relay: Brooke Johnson, Kelli Bednar, Averi Splinter, Helen Heimark (eighth, 1:59.22); Tori Grev, Emily Johnson, Emily McAlister, Lauren Edwards (19th, 2:04.46)

200-yard freestyle: Helen Heimark (13th, 2:07.15); Lindsey Halsey (30th, 2:14.29); Amanda Zahradnik (39th, 2:17.66)

200-yard individual medley: Emily McAlister (24th, 2:31.01); Merideth Fritz (34th, 2:34.53); Tori Grev (42nd, 2:30.86)

50-yard freestyle: Averi Splinter (13th, 26.35); Mikayla Finney (25th, 26.96); Lindsey McAlister (30th, 27.74)

Diving: Autumn Laury (ninth, 253.80); Bailey Corey (10th, 247.25); Michelle Erdahl (23rd, 94.40)

100-yard butterfly: Averi Splinter (ninth, 1:04.04); Emily McAlister (12th, 1:05.92); Anna Smith (19th, 1:07.82)

100-yard freestyle: Kelli Bednar (24th, 1:00.08); Mikayla Finney (25th, 1:00.15); Lindsey McAlister (31st, 1:01.65)

500-yard freestyle: Helen Heimark (22nd, 5:52.26); Merideth Fritz (30th, 6:01.54); Amanda Zahradnik (32nd, 6:02.08)

200-yard freestyle relay: Mikayla Finney, Kelli Bednar, Helen Heimark, Averi Splinter (11th, 1:47.72); Lindsey McAlister, Anna Smith, Megan Brown, Merideth Fritz (21st, 1:53.01)

100-yard backstroke: Brooke Johnson (10th, 1:05.50); Lindsey Halsey (28th, 1:10.95); Tori Grev (39th, 1:13.25)

100-yard breaststroke: Kelli Bednar (17th, 1:16.39); Emily Johnson (29th, 1:20.46); Heather Johnson (44th, 1:27.70)

400-yard freestyle relay: Mikayla Finney, Lindsey McAlister, Merideth Fritz, Brooke Johnson (15th, 4:03.23); Lauren Edwards, Anna Smith, Tori Grev, Lindsey Halsey (17th, 4:06.01)