Packers earn 10 state berths in swimming and diving
It was a banner day for the Austin boys swimming and diving team as the Packers earned 10 state entrants at the Section 1A finals in Rochester Friday.
Logan Kelly set a new meet record in the 100-yard breaststroke as he took first place and he also qualified for state in the 200-yard individual medley.
Rafe Dolan Peterson took first in the 100-yard backstroke to punch his ticket to state and he also qualified for state in the 100-yard butterfly.
The Austin 200-yard medley relay team of Dolan Peterson, Kelly, Trey Myers and Aaron Knoll took first to get to state, Myers is headed to state in the 200-yard freestyle, Riley Norton is headed to state in diving, Aaron Knoll will compete in the 50-yard freestyle and the 400-freestyle relay team of Dolan Peterson, Winston Walkup, Myers and Logan Kelly is headed to state.
200-medley relay: Rafe Dolan Peterson, Logan Kelly, Trey Myers, Aaron Knoll (first, 1:36.32)
200-freestyle: Trey Myers (second, 1:46.99); Tate Miller (ninth, 2:00.78); Matthew Grush (15th, 2:05.67)
Diving: Riley Norton (third, 352.00); Riley Ferguson (fifth, 260.80); Sam Langstaff (12th, 182.25)
100-freestyle: Aaron Knoll (fifth, 50.48); Kenny Kabeen (14th, 54.42)
500-freestyle: Tate Miller (seventh, 5:28.49); Matthew Grush (14th, 5:50.35); Lucas Myers (15th, 6:04.28)
200-freestyle relay: Winston Walkup, Riley Haugen, Tate Miller, Aaron Knoll (sixth, 1:36.60)
100-backstroke: Rafe Dolan Peterson (first, 52.75); Winston Walkup (sixth, 57.89)
100-breaststroke: Logan Kelly (first, 56.16); Thomas Walker (14th, 1:10.62)
400-freestyle relay: Rafe Dolan Peterson, Winston Walkup, Trey Myers, Logan Kelly (second, 3:14.32)