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Mandan places eight at state swimming meet

Taking in the air is Carlie Borchers, racing in the 200-yard freestyle during the state girls swimming and diving meet, which was held Nov. 9 and 10 at the Bismarck Aquatic Center. Borchers took 12th place with a time of 2:01.59. Rick Scharf photo

 

Several Braves swimmers were named placers at the 2012 girls state swim meet.

Mandan’s Rachel Ford earned two big wins at the meet, placing sixth in the 200 individual medley with a 2:18.60 time, and eighth in the 100 butterfly event with a time of 1:02.45.

Carlie Borchers swam a 5:23.46 in the 500 freestyle to finish in seventh for Mandan, while McKenzie Martin took ninth place in the 50 freestyle with a time of 25.52.

Three Braves were also named to the North Dakota All-State Swimming Team. Nicolette Haug was placed on the first team, while Carlie Borchers and Shaylee Schaf were named to the second team.

Mandan placed eighth overall out of the 14 competing teams, with a total of 142 points. Fargo North was named this year’s state swimming champion.

 

State meet results

Nov. 19-20

at Bismarck Aquatic Center

Team Scores

1. Fargo North 386. 2. Century 336. 3. Minot 266. 4. West Fargo 220. 5. Williston 218. 6. G.rand Forks Central 167. 7. Bismarck 157. 8. Mandan 142. 9. Jamestown 132. 10. Fargo South 85.

Individual Results

200 medley relay

Finals: 1. Century 1:46.98 (state record, Century, 1:47.97, 2011). 2. Fargo North 1:48.94. 3. Williston 1:52.06. 4. Minot 1:53.94. 5. West Fargo 1:56.55. 6. Jamestown 1:57.62. 7. G.F. Central 1:57.84. 8. Fargo Davies 1:58.05. 9. Mandan 1:58.25. 10. Fargo South 1:58.33.

200 freestyle

Finals: 1. Dani Bergeson, Cen, 1:52.37. 2. Hallie Peterson, WF, 1:55.11. 3. Katie Svendson, GFC, 1:55.46. 4. Ketti Ringwall, Wil, 1:57.18. 5. Mckenna Brown, Min, 1:57.50. 6. Emma Hepper, Bis, 1:57.95. 7. Kyra Ekre, Cen, 1:57.97. 8. Hailey Dempsey, Bis, 2:01.68.

Consolation: 9. Leann Mengelkoch, FN, 1:59.44. 10. Alexis Ljunggren, GFC, 1:59.84. 11. Emily Bourassa, WF, 1:59.88. 12. Carlie Borchers, Man, 2:01.62.

200 individual medley

Finals: 1. Ellie Roche, FN, 2:08.67. 2. Veronica Herrmann, Cen, 2:10.67. 3. Sam Miller, Wil, 2:13.70. 4. Bryn Everson, Wil, 2:13.96. 5. Nicole Brelie, GFC, 2:16.76. 6. Rachel Ford, Man, 2:18.60. 7. AK Koebele, Bis, 2:18.79. 8. Sydney Clark, Min, 2:20.93.

Consolation: 9. Tess Sether, Cen, 2:18.25. 10. Kate Astrup, FN, 2:18.63.

50 freestyle

Finals: 1. Emily Roche, FN, 24.20. 2. Jarren Fallgatter, Cen, 24.24. 3. Danica Dutt, WF, 24.62. 4. Emily Hamel, Min, 24.82. 5. Cassandra Askvig, Min, 25.12. 6. Annie Hart, Jam, 25.48. 7. Kristin Engberg, Bis, 25.54. 8. Alyssa Hodenfield, Wil, 25.81.

Consolation: 9. McKenzie Martin, Man, 25.52. 10. Paige Peterson, Jam, 25.73.

Diving

Finals: 1. Alex Lind, Jam, 453.80. 2. Anna Reinholz, Shan, 397.95. 3. Lauren Gietzen, Cen, 397.00 4. Tori Meyer, FN, 391.80. 5. Amy Afinrud, Shan, 381.45. 6. Abby Wanzek, Jam, 368.90. 7. Karli Knutson, Cen, 363.95. 8. Ashlee Wiebe, FN, 359.85. 9. Nicolette Haug, Man, 357.15. 10. Emmalee Stach, Min, 353.25. 11. Shaylee Schaf, Man, 349.75.

100 butterfly

Finals: 1. Danica Dutt, WF, 57.09. 2. McKenzie Jeske, Cen, 59.88. 3. Maddie Derby, FN, 1:00.64. 4. Chelsea Brandt, FD, 1:01.84. 5. Erin Slack, FN, 1:01.89. 6. Emma Nordin, FS, 1:02.32. 7. Alexis Clark, Min, 1:02.39. 8. Rachel Ford, Man, 1:02.45.

Consolation: 9. Devin Scott, Min, 1:02.77. 10. Kamie Wagar, Jam, 1:03.84. 12. Ashley Doll, Man, 1:04.54.

100 freestyle

Finals: 1. Emily Roche, FN, 53.43. 2. Hallie Peterson, WF, 53.48. 3. Ketti Ringwall, Wil, 53.86. 4. Jarren Fallgatter, Cen, 54.08. 5. Cassandra Askvig, Min, 54.89. 6. Emily Hamel, Min, 55.18. 7. Leann Mengelkoch, FN, 55.32. 8. Kristin Engberg, Bis, 56.02.

Consolation: 9. Leah Grove, Wil, 56.24. 10. Alyssa Hodenfield, Wil, 56.82. 11. McKenzie Martin, Man, 56.95.

500 freestyle

Finals: 1. Katie Svendson, GFC, 5:06.25. 2. Kyra Ekre, Cen, 5:13.60. 3. Alexis Ljunggren, GFC, 5:15.48. 4. Mckenna Brown, Min, 5:17.98. 5. Carley LeDoux, FN, 5:18.41. 6. Emma Nordin, FS, 5:22.90. 7. Carlie Borchers, Man, 5:23.46. 8. Alexis Clark, Min, 5:27.00.

Consolation: 9. Emily Bourassa, WF, 5:25.91. 10. Hailey Dempsey, Bis, 5:29.64.

200 freestyle relay

Finals: 1. West Fargo (Hallie Peterson, Brianna Faul, Julissa Johnson, Danica Dutt), 1:39.90. 2. Fargo North 1:40.21. 3. Minot 1:41.66. 4. Williston 1:43.30. 5. Bismarck 1:43.42. 6. Mandan 1:43.90. 7. Century 1:43.91. 8. Jamestown 1:46.12. 9. Fargo South 1:46.31. 10. G.F. Central 1:48.30.

100 backstroke

Finals: 1. Dani Bergeson, Cen, 55.68 (state record, Kelsey Schoonhoven, WF, 56.72. 2005). 2. Maddie Derby, FN, 58.96. 3. Annie Hart, Jam, 59.89. 4. Emma Hepper, Bis, 59.94. 5. Bryn Everson, Wil, 1:00.29. 6. Kate Astrup, FN, 1:01.89. 7. Sydney Clark, Min, 1:02.35. 8. Libby Roche, FN, 1:03.02.

Consolation: 9. Taylor Laufenberg, WF, 1:02.44. 10. Marena kouba, Min, 1:02.67.

100 breaststroke

Finals: 1. Veronica Herrmann, Cen, 1:05.59. 2. Ellie Roche, FN, 1:06.21. 3. McKenzie Jeske, Cen, 1:06.67. 4. Sam Miller, Wil, 1:08.01. 5. Nicole Brelie, GFC, 1:08.03. 6. Carley LeDoux, FN, 1:08.39. 7. Sarah Bogenrief, Min, 1:08.97. 8. Abby Astrup, FN, 1:09.53.

Consolation: 9. Sophi Simonson, FN, 1:09.42. 10. AK Koebele, Bis, 1:11.46.

400 freestyle relay

Finals: 1. Fargo North 3:34.29 (state record, Century, 3:36.47, 2011). 2. Century 3:35.33. 3. West Fargo 3:40.24. 4. Williston 3:41.97. 5. Minot 3:42.36. 6. G.F. Central 3:45.66. 7. Bismarck 3:46.84. 8. Mandan 3:54.53. 9. Fargo Davies 3:57.21. 10. Fargo South 3:57.34. 11. G.F. Red River 3:59.77. 12. Wahpeton 4:04.76. 13. Jamestown 4:06.15. 14. Fargo Shanley 4:20.91.

Awards

Senior athlete of the year: Emily Roche, Fargo North.

Coach of the year: Talia Butery, Fargo North.

All-state

First team – Bismarck: Emma Hepper. Century: Dani Bergeson, Kyra Ekre, Jarren Fallgatter, Lauren Gietzen, Veronica Herrmann, McKenzie Jeske, Karli Knutson. Fargo North: Abby Astrup, Maddie Derby, Carley LeDoux, Tori Meyer, Ellie Roche, Emily Roche, Sophi Simonson, Ashley Wiebe. Fargo Shanley: Amy Anfinrud, Anna Reinholz. G.F. Central: Nicole Brelie, Alexis Ljunggren, Katie Svendson. Jamestown: Annie Hart, Alex Lind, Abby Wanzek. Mandan: Nicolette Haug. Minot: Sarah Bogenrief. McKenna Brown, Emily Hamel. West Fargo: Danica Dutt, Hallie Peterson. Williston: Bryn Everson, Sam Miller, Ketti Ringwall.

Second team: Bismarck: Hailey Dempsey, Kristin Engberg, AK Koebele. Fargo Davies: Chelsea Brandt. Fargo North: Kate Astrup, Leeann Mengelkoch, Erin Slack. Fargo South: Emma Nordin. G.F. Central: Madison Remer. Mandan: Carlie Borchers, Shaylee Schaf. Minot: Cassandra Askvig, Alexis Clark, Sydney Clark. West Fargo: Emily Bourassa.