Austin swimmers miss out on state meet

Published 6:17 pm Friday, November 8, 2019

The Austin girls swimming and diving team didn’t qualify any athletes for state a the Section 1A Finals in Rochester Friday.

Austin freshman Olivia Walsh took third in the 100-yard freestyle and sixth in the 50-yard freestyle. 

Walsh missed state by just over a second behind Teegan Bowers of Red Wing.

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1. Mankato West 392; 2. Mankato East 323; 3. Red Wing 277; 4. Saint Peter 271.5; 5. Winona 221.5; 6. Simley 203; 7. Faribault 196; 8. Austin 161; 9. Albert Lea 92; 10. TCU 29

200-medley relay: Madelynn Murley, Molly Sheehan, Molly Garry, Olivia Walsh (sixth, 1:55.66)

50-yard freestyle: Olivia Walsh (sixth, 25.26); Molly Sheehan (11th, 26.28); Molly Garry (12th, 26.43)

Diving: Hanna Thompson (eighth, 249.55); Rachel Engelstad (10th, 247.75); Mady Tuttle (14th, 213.45)

100-freestyle: Olivia Walsh (third, 55.93); Molly Garry (sixth, 57.25)

200-freestyle relay: Molly Sheehan, Madelynn Murley, Molly Garry, Olivia Walsh (seventh, 1:44.87)

100-backstroke: Madelynn Murley (11th, 1:06.36)

100-breaststroke: Molly Sheehan (sixth, 1:12.36)

400-freestyle relay: Ingrid Dolan Peterson, Lucy Lagervall, Rose Garry, Mackenzie Carter (ninth, 4:11.11)