Packer swimmers get past Mankato East

Published 12:44 am Friday, September 16, 2011

The Austin girls swimming and diving team took first place in nine events as it beat Mankato East 96-79 on the road Thursday.

Helen Heimark took first in the 200-yard freestyle and the 500-yard freestyle, Mikayla Finney took first in the 50-yard freestyle and the 100-yard freestyle, Emily McAlister took first in the 100-yard butterfly and Lindsey Halsey took first in the 100-yard backstroke.

The 200-freestyle relay team of Finney, Merideth Fritz, Lauren Edwards and Heimark took first and the 400-yard freestyle relay team of Heimark, Fritz, Edwards and Halsey took first.

Email newsletter signup

Austin sophomore Autumn Laury won the diving competition with a score of 181.05 points.

200-yard medley relay: Lindsey Halsey (second, 2:06.64); Lindsey McAlister, Samantha Maloney, Hannah Schuemmler, Megan Brown (third, 2:15.89)

200-freestyle: Helen Heimark (first, 2:07.13); Lindsey Halsey (third, 2:16.05); Rachel Vos (fourth, 2:18.35)

200-yard individual medley: Emily McAlister (second, 2:30.75); Merideth Fritz (third, 2:34.46); Maddie Kinney (third, 2:37.51)

50-yard freestyle: Mikayla Finney (first, 27.42); Lauren Edwards (second, 28.45); Heather Johnson (fourth, 28.95)

Diving: Autumn Laury (first, 181.05); Bailey Corey (third, 127.75); Michelle Erdahl (fourth, 116.65)

100-yard butterfly: Emily McAlister (first, 1:07.61); Merideth Fritz (second, 1:10.81); Hannah Schuemmler (fourth, 1:19.46)

100-yard freestyle: Mikayla Finney (first, 1:00.06); Lauren Edwards (fourth, 1:02.14); Lindsey McAlister (fifth, 1:02.76)

500-yard freestyle: Helen Heimark (first, 5:41.16); Rachel Vos (third, 6:03.42); Lila Johnson (sixth, 6:31.52)

200-yard freestyle relay: Mikayla Finney, Merideth Fritz, Lauren Edwards, Helen Heimark (first, 1:48.11); Heather Johnson, Hannah Schuemmler, Courtney Bogle, Megan Brown (fourth, 1:56.24)

100-yard backstroke: Lindsey Halsey (first, 1:10.95); Maddie Kinney (second, 1:11.84); Lindsey McAlister (fourth, 1:16.79)

100-yard breaststroke: Heather Johnson (third, 1:24.86); Jessi Bednar (fifth, 1:26.68)

400-yard freestyle relay: Helen Heimark, Merideth Fritz, Lauren Edwards, Lindsey Halsey (first, 4:02.72); Lindsey McAlister, Hannah Schuemmler, Megan Brown, Emily McAlister (third, 4:17.06)