Swimming for the home crowd; Vikings shine in only home meet
Thursday, October 04, 2012 4:04 AM
It was a happy day in the pool for the Decorah girls swim team Tuesday as it hosted its only home meet of the year.
Nicole Prestemon in the 100-yard backstroke. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The Vikes defeated Charles City 121-65 as they honored their seniors.
The Vikes took the title in eight events.
In the relays, the 200-yard medley combination of Taylor Martinek, Catherine Gregg, Jennison Jenkins and Katelyn Yee finished in 2:02.53, taking first by six seconds.
The 400-yard freestyle closed out the night strong. Gabrielle Cowie, Yee, Martinek and Kathryn Appler touched the wall in 4:00.19, a five second win over Charles City.
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