Nicole Prestemon in the 100-yard backstroke. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
Nicole Prestemon in the 100-yard backstroke. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)

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.

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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