Aberdeen, SD (NSUWolves.com) [FRI] – The Northern State swim team finished the day with a win over the Marauders, 117-96, but fell short against the Mustangs, 118.50-95.50. The Wolves claimed five, first place finishes out of 12 events on the day.
- The Wolves kicked on the night with a third-place finish in the 400 medley relay with a time of4:11.97; relay members included Maddie Gonzales, Brianna Back, Lilly Grebner, and Mia Fursedonne
- In the 200 Free, Haley Osborne took the top spot, hitting the wall at 1:58.31
- Annalise Olsson kept it rolling for the Wolves with a second-place finish in the 50 free with a time of 26.21
- Grebner claimed the top spot in the 200 IM with Gonzales following behind in third place with times of 2:12.90 and 2:22.06 respectively
- Jacie Flockhart returned to the diving board to claim first place in the 1-meter dive, notching a score of 228.00
- In the 100 fly, Grebner and Alexia Hoven took first and second place hitting the wall at 59.02 and 1:01.31 respectively
- Back and Gonzales recorded back-to-back second place finishes in the 100 free and 100 back with times of 56.71 and 1:01.81
- Osborne took the top spot in the 500 free, recording a time of 5:20.48
- A team of Fursedonne, Tayla Liddle, Olsson, and Osborne closed out the night with a second-place finish in the 400 free relay with a time of 3:44.25
Aberdeen, SD (NSUWolves.com) [SAT] –The Northern State swim team concluded their final homestretch of the season with Lilly Grebner tying for first place in the Pentathlon Meet. Grebner was followed by Haley Osborne in fourth place, Mia Fursedonne in sixth place, and Maddie Gonzales in seventh place.
- Lilly Grebner kicked off the day for the Wolves with a first-place victory in the 50 fly with a time of 26.87
- In the 50 back, Grebner and Mia Fursedonne notched third and fourth place finishes hitting the wall at 28.82 and 28.95 respectively
- Grebner followed up with a second-place finish in the 50 breast with a time of 31.95 with Alexia Hoven close behind finishing in fourth place with a time of 33.90
- In the next event, Grebner took first place in the 50 free with a time of 25.12, with Haley Osborne following behind in third at 25.63
- Jacie Flockhart claimed champion of the board with a first-place finish in the 1-meter dive with a score of 79.45
- In the final event of the day, Grebner and Osborne notched a second and fourth place in the 100 IM hitting the wall at 1:00.95 and 1:04.73 respectively
NORTHERN STATE STATISTICAL STANDOUTS
- Lilly Grebner: Tied for first place with a combined time of 2:53.71
- Haley Osborne: Fourth place with a combined time of 3:02.43
- Mia Fursedonne: Sixth place with a combined time of 3:05.99
- Maddie Gonzales: Seventh place with a combined time of 3:07.95
The Northern State swim team will have roughly two weeks before the NSIC Championships that take place February 13-17. The 5-day event is set to be held in Sioux Falls at the Midco Aquatic Center.