Vikings take gold; hosts conference Saturday
Thursday, October 24, 2013 3:02 AM
Looking to get one last meet in before the conference meet Saturday, the Decorah girls swim team had a strong night in the pool Tuesday, picking up a victory at Charles City.
Teressa Lundtvedt won the gold in the 200-yard freestyle and silver in the 500-yard freestyle. She also was a part of the winning 400-yard freestyle relay. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
Decorah crushed the competition, taking first with 247 points. Charles City was second with 112.
The 200-yard medley relay started the night strong. The "A" relay group of Taylor Martinek, Alyssa Collins, Katelyn Yee and Katie Hagensick combined to post a time of 2:03.57, winning by over three seconds.
The Decorah "B" relay of Maddy Jermier, Maria Lea, Annika Wahlberg and Hayley Vogt took second in 2:07.10.
It was another win and 18 points for the Vikes in the 200-yard freestyle relay. This time, Ta. Martinek, Monica Tappe, K. Hagensick and Yee combined to post a time of 1:49.21.
Teressa Lundtvedt, Ta. Martinek, K. Hagensick and Yee posted the best time in the 400-yard freestyle. They finished in 4:16.92, besting the next relay by nearly 12 seconds.
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