Section 6A swimming and diving: Cards third, Minnewaska-Morris 10thAlexandria sends relay to state, Gators send one individual
The Cardinals will be sending their 200 medley relay team to the State Class A girls' swimming and diving meet after Kalli Bowser, Hannah Eklund, Madalyn Winger and Beth Burnham finished third and broke the state qualifying time by 0.03 seconds.
The team dropped a total of 6.7 seconds overall in the process as they finished in 1:55.20. State qualifying is 1:55.23. Opdahl also finished second in the 100 free to advance, as she swam a 54.34. That times was better than the state standard of 55.28.
Minnewaska-Morris senior Bridget Opdahl swam a 24.57 to finish first in the 50 free and advance to the state meet as well. She broke the state standard of 25.09 along the way.
TEAM SCORES - 1. Sartell 465, 2. Melrose 377.5, 3. Alexandria 239, 4. Sauk Centre 228, 5. Alany 194, 6. Rocori 186, 7. Little Falls 137, 8. St. Cloud Apollo 130.5, 9. St. Cloud Cathedral 128, 10. Minnewaska-Morris 88, 11. Holdingford 62.