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Swimmers compete in final regular season meet at Minnewaska

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Swimmers compete in final regular season meet at Minnewaska
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Missing three swimmers, due to illness, and facing a Minnewaska swim team that is 40 deep put the pressure on the remaining Yellowjacket swimmers in a 102-78 road loss Monday, Oct. 22.


"The meet was a nice warm-up for the conference meet on Friday in Park Rapids," Perham Head Coach Jennifer Huff said.

Natalie Murphy bettered her own school record in the 100-freestyle in a time of 56.84.

Murphy added a runner-up finish swimming 26.03 in the 50-free.

Lexi Richter was third in 28.93.

Jackie Hanson was close to breaking the 100-butterfly school record in 1:05.92, good for a second place finish.

Anna Dale won the 200-freestyle in 2:26.20.

Jill Burns continued Perham's impressive freestyle finishes winning the 500 in 5:56.47. Hanson was second in 6:07.50.

Annie Ingebrand, Richter, Hanson and Murphy combined to win the 200-freestyle relay in 1:52.55.

The latter trio and Burns won the 400-freestyle relay in 4:10.11.

Perham took first in six of seven freestyle races, including a junior varsity win in the 50-free by Megan Tellinghuisen in a time of 34.62.

Minnewaska 102, Perham 78

200 Yard Medley Relay

2nd Jill Burns, Annie Ingebrand, Heidi Weber, Anna Dale 2:14.34

4th Anna Carlson, Tara Wenaas, Justice Aus, Megan Tellinghuisen 2:36.22

200 Yard Freestyle

1st Anna Dale 2:26.20

4th Tina Galbrecht 2:30.67

6th Annika Werner 2:36.61

200 Yard IM

2nd Annie Ingebrand 2:41.79

50 Yard Freestyle

2nd Natalie Murphy 26.03

3rd Lexi Richter 28.93

50 Yard Freestyle Junior Varsity

1st Megan Tellinghuisen 34.62

2nd Anna Carlson 34.72

100 Yard Butterfly

2nd Jackie Hanson 1:05.92

3rd Lexi Richter 1:12.67

5th Heidi Weber 1:22.14

100 Yard Freestyle

1st Natalie Murphy 56.84 (School Record)

5th Tara Wenaas 1:13.55

6th Justice Aus 1:14.45

500 Yard Freestyle

1st Jill Burns 5:56.47

2nd Jackie Hanson 6:07.50

200 Yard Freestyle Relay

1st Annie Ingebrand, Lexi Richter, Jackie Hanson, Natalie Murphy 1:52.55

4th Heidi Weber, Anna Carlson, Jill Burns, Tara Wenaas 2:13.63

100 Yard Backstroke

2nd Tina Galbrecht 1:16.95

4th Anna Dale 1:19.15

100 Breaststroke

1st Annie Ingebrand 1:21.01

4th Tara Wenaas 1:31.67

5th Heidi Weber 1:32.04

400 Yard Freestyle Relay

1st Jackie Hanson, Jill Burns, Lexi Richter, Natalie Murphy 4:10.11

4th Anna Dale, Megan Tellinghuisen, Annika Werner, Tina Galbrecht 4:53.94

Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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