The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

August 29, 2013

Girls swimming: Queens drop season debut


Herald Staff Report

---- — DUBUQUE — Molly Lembezeder broke a pair of city-wide records Tuesday and led Dubuque Senior past Clinton 177-36 in the season-opening meet of the high school girls swimming season.

Lembezeder broke a pair of Dubuque marks held by Wahlert swimmers as she won the the 200 freestyle in 1 minute, 58.96 seconds and the 100 butterfly in 1:00.98. Senior swimmers won all 12 events.

Clinton was led by an individual runner-up finish from Nikki Erling in the 200 individual medley in 2:35.26 and a second-place finish from Erling, Sadie Nickles, Maddie Marlowe and Becca Hess in the 200 freestyle relay in 1:55.90 and the 200 medley relay in 2:14.93.

DUBUQUE SENIOR 177, CLINTON 36

(Top 3, other CHS placers)

200-yard medley relay — 1. Senior (Emma Sass, Camryn Leeser, Ellie Burns, Frances Inzenhofer) 2:14.54; 2. Clinton (Becca Hess, Nikki Erling, Sadie Nickles, Maddie Marlowe) 2:14.93.

200 freestyle — 1. Molly Lembezeder (DS) 1:58.96 (city record, old, 1:59.56, Dubuque Wahlert); 2. Alice Tsui (DS) 2:11.78; 3. Nickles (C) 2:21.47.

200 individual medley — 1. Olivia Knowles (DS) 2:27.21; 2. Erling (C) 2:35.26; 3. Leeser (DS) 2:44. 61.

50 freestyle — 1. Jenna Willer (DS) 26.19; 2. Tsui (DS) 27.16; 3. Hess (C) 27.58.

Diving — 1. Anna May Inzenhofer (DS) 186.70; 2. Ellie Sherer (DS) 95.45.

100 butterfly — 1. Lembezeder (DS) 1:00.98 (city record, old, 1:01.72, Wahlert); 2. Carolyn Davis (DS) 1:04.27; 3. Sydney Feller (DS) 1:32.32.

100 freestyle — 1. Willer (DS) 57.76; 2. Sam Hoerner (DS) 1:02.36; 3. Brandi Peter (DS) 1:02.47; 4. Marlowe (C) 1:06.31.

500 freestyle — 1. Tsui (DS) 5:42.22; 2. Burns (DS) 6:24.59; 3. Sass (DS) 6:49.12.

200 freestyle relay — 1. Senior (Lembezeder, Knowles, Willer, Peter) 1:45.51; 2. Clinton (Erling, Nickles, Marlowe, Hess) 1:55.90; 3. Senior 1:56.51.

100 backstroke — 1. Tsui (DS) 1:09.27; 2. Davis (DS) 1:11.82; 3. Burns (DS) 1:21.51.

100 breaststroke — 1. Knowles (DS) 1:10.15; 2. Hoerner (DS) 1:17.81; 3. Leeser (DS) 1:20.33.

400 freestyle relay — 1. Senior (Lembezeder, Willer, Davis, Tsui) 3:55.15; 2. Senior 4:15.90; 3. Clinton (Hess, Marlowe, Nickles, Erling) 4:21.50.

JUNIOR VARSITY

DUBUQUE SENIOR 186, CLINTON 34

Clinton leaders

200 freestyle — 3. Molly Anderson 2:53.69. 50 freestyle — 3. Tiffany Vesey 37.80. 200 freestyle relay — 2. Irene Griffin, Anderson, Spencer Edwards, Genevieve Ehlers 2:41.92. 100 backstroke — 4. Anderson 1:35.37. 400 freestyle relay — 3. Griffin, Anderson, Edwards, Ehlers 6:15.25.