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Cherokee Swim Team makes big splash at Humboldt

Monday, July 7, 2008

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The Cherokee Swim Team traveled to Humboldt on June 25th for a six-team swim meet with Humboldt, Fort Dodge, Webster City, Clarion and Hampton. Cherokee collected a whopping 25 first-place finishes in individual events, along with numerous first place relays. The team also had 20 second place and 12 third place finishes in individual events.

Some of the first place winners from the Cherokee team included

8 and Under - Girls' 50 meter freestyle - Jennifer Barritt; Boys' 50 m. freestyle - Tyler Richardson ; Girls' 25 m. butterfly - Abby Goettsch; Girls' 25 m, breast stroke - Kylie Mongan ; Boys' 25 m. breast stroke - Tyler Richardson; Girls' 100 m. individual medley - Kylie Mongan

9-10 - Boys' 25 m. back stroke - Brett Barritt; Boys' 50 m. freestyle - Adam Cedar; Boys' 25 m. breast stroke - Calvin Chalstrom; Girls' 25 m. breast stroke - Paige Kraft; Boys' 25 m. freestyle - TJ Hockenson

11-12 - Girls' 50 m. backstroke - Emily Haselhoff; Boys' 50 m. breaststroke - Brennon Prentice; Boys' 50 m. freestyle - Brett Walker; Girls' 100 m. IM - Emily Haselhoff; Boys' 100 m. IM - Brett Walker.

13-14 - Girls' 50 m. backstroke - Brianna Fowler; Boys' 50 m. backstroke - Dustin Rosewall; Boys' 50 m. freestyle - Dustin Rosewall.

15 and over - three second place finishes - Liz Dawson in the 50 m. breaststroke, Emily Cook in the 50 m. freestyle and Beth Hanner in the 50 m. butterfly.

The Cherokee Swim Team will compete at Laurens on July 9th, and here in Cherokee on July 16th. The Conference meet will be on July 28th.



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