Swim and Dive: Alexandria tops Rocori, 104-82

Alexandria moves to 7-3 with a win over Rocori.

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Alexandria's Cora Baumgartner raced in three varsity events in a meet against Brainerd on Sept. 22, 2022, including the 200 IM which she placed sixth in. Baumgartner earned a couple of top-five finishes in Alexandria's 104-82 win over Rocori on Oct. 11, 2022.
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ALEXANDRIA - The Alexandria girls swimming and diving team had a strong showing in its win over Rocori on Tuesday, as it won 104-82.

The Cardinals had seven first place finishes. Brooklyn Millward finished first in the 200 freestyle (2:03.86), Jisella Haskamp finished first in the 50 freestyle (24.84) and 100 freestyle (55.85), Alaina Guenther won the 100 butterfly (1:05.83) and Grace Urke won the 100 backstroke (1:04.37).

Alexandria swam away with two relay wins with Guenther, Millward, Urke and Haskamp winning the 200 freestyle relay (1:44.36) and the 400 freestyle relay (3:58.55).

The Cardinals improved to 7-3 on the season with the win on Tuesday.

Alexandria hosts the True Team Section Tournament at Discovery Middle School on Saturday at 10 a.m. (diving) at 3 p.m. (swimming).


Alexandria 104, Rocori 82.

ALEXANDRIA TOP-FIVE FINISHES - 200 MEDLEY - Hannah Hoff, Emma Bugher, Rayna Holm, Chelsey Weigel, 2nd, 2:01.39; Aili Schultz, Ning Zhang, Elise Maagard, Cora Baumgartner, 4th, 2:13.85; 200 FREESTYLE - Brooklyn Millward, 1st, 2:03.86; Summer Overland, 3rd, 2:07.19; Amelia Tucker, 5th, 2:19.15; 200 IM - Grace Urke, 2nd, 2:22.48; Emma Bugher, 4th, 2:30.92; 50 FREESTYLE - Jisella Haskamp, 1st, 24.84; Alaina Guenther, 4th, 26.86; Rayna Holm, 5th, 27.38; 1-METER DIVE - 2. Lauren Hornstein, 2nd, 208.75; Erica Johnson, 3rd, 197.90; 100 BUTTERFLY - Alaina Guenther, 1st, 1:05.83; Elise Maagard, 3rd, 1:11.19; Cora Baumgartner, 5th, 1:13.66; 100 FREESTYLE - Jisella Haskamp, 1st, 55.85; Brooklyn Millward, 2nd, 56.91; Chelsey Weigel, 4th, 1:03.29; 500 FREESTYLE - Summer Overland, 2nd, 5:41.26; Rayna Holm, 3rd, 6:00.61; Amelia Tucker, 4th, 6:11.43; 200 FREESTYLE RELAY - Alaina Guenther, Brooklyn Millward, Grace Urke, Jisella Haskamp, 1st, 1:44.36; Emma Bugher, Chelsey Weigel, Amelia Tucker, Summer Overland, 3rd, 1:55.07; Izzy Rodriguez, Lucy Kieffer, Brooklyn Overland, Regan Tatge, 5th, x2:09.09; 100 BACKSTROKE - Grace Urke, 1:04.37, 1st; Hannah Hoff, 3rd, 1:07.90; Chelsey Weiger, 4th, 1:13.77; 100 BREASTSTROKE - Emma Bugher, 3rd, 1:15.36; Izzy Rodriguez, 5th, 1:23.33; 400 FREESTYLE RELAY - Alaina Guenther, Brooklyn Millward, Grace Urke, Jisella Haskamp, 1st, 3:58.55; Summer Overland, Rayna Holm, Amelia Tucker, Hannah Hoff, 2nd, 4:09.56; Josie Hergott, Ning Zhang, Izzy Rodriguez, Regan Tatge, 4th, x4:38.25

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