MARSHFIELD GIRLS SWIMMING SETS TWO MEET RECORDS, FINISHES SECOND AT HODAG RELAYS
RHINELANDER – Marshfield won three events and set two meet records at the Hodag Girls Swimming Relays on Saturday at Rhinelander High School.
The Tigers finished second in the team standings with 98 points behind host Rhinelander, which won the meet with 112 points.
Marshfield’s 400-yard medley relay team of Tara Kracht, Skylar Onsager, Faith Risa and Alyssa Franks won in 4:30.83, breaking the previous meet record owned by Rhinelander by nearly one second.
The Tigers’ 150 mixer relay, which had three swimmers swapping strokes every 25 yards, also set a new meet record. Faith Risa, Hope Risa and Courtney Donahue won in 1:27.53.
Marshfield’s other event win came in the 300 breaststroke relay. Kracht, Mya Bohman and Onsager won in 3:56.21.
The Tigers’ 200 medley relay team of Alyssa Franks, Faith Risa, Donahue and Hope Risa finished second in 2:02.86.
Marshfield also had two other second-place finishes. The 200 freestyle relay team of Sarah Minten, Bornbach, Fernandez, and Abbey Boushack finished second in 2:01.82, and the 300 butterfly team of Franks, Kracht and Donahue was second in 3:18.11, which also broke the previous meet record, but was eight seconds behind Rhinelander’s winning team.
Marshfield will take part in a Wisconsin Valley Conference dual meet at Stevens Point on Thursday.
Hodag Girls Swimming Relays Team scores: 1. Rhinelander 112; 2. Marshfield 98; 3. Lakeland 74; 4. Wausau West 68; 5. Antigo 54. Event winners and Marshfield finishers 200 medley relay: 1. Rhinelander (Lisa Kennedy, Malia Francis, Makenna Francis, Makenna Winnicki, Noelle St. Pierre) 1:54.08; 2. Marshfield (Alyssa Franks, Faith Risa, Courtney Donahue, Hope Risa) 2:02.86; 7. Marshfield (McKayla Martens, Hannah Halle, Claire Critelli, Zoe Chapman) 2:50.86. 800 freestyle relay: 1. Antigo (Alyssa Tincher, Michaela Tomczyk, Adie Smith, Heather Arlen) 10:09.22; 4. Marshfield (Ariel Fernandez, Maddy Bornbach, Mataya Steinbach, Mya Bohman) 10:34.16. 400 medley relay: 1. Marshfield (Tara Kracht, Skylar Onsager, F. Risa, Franks) 4:30.83. 200 freestyle relay: 1. Rhinelander (Genna Fugle, Phoebe Moran, Jaylen Janssen, Abigale Johnson) 1:58.52; 2. Marshfield (Sarah Minten, Bornbach, Fernandez, Abbey Boushack) 2:01.82; 7. Marshfield (Martens, Critelli, Chapman, Bohman) 2:37.19. 300 butterfly relay: 1. Rhinelander (Winnicki, Kennedy, Francis) 3:10.53; 2. Marshfield (Franks, Kracht, Donahue) 3:18.11. 500 decrescendo relay: 1. Lakeland (Rylee Ahlborn, Naomi Hamerla, Amanda Kosmen, Brie Wescott) 5:12.05; 3. Marshfield (H. Risa, Bohman, Onsager, Boushack) 5:39.97. 300 backstroke relay: 1. Rhinelander (Winnicki, Kennedy, Francis) 2:59.79; 7. Marshfield (Martens, Bohman, Chapman) 5:27.16. 150 mixer relay: 1. Marshfield (F. Risa, H. Risa, Donahue) 1:27.53. 300 breaststroke relay: 1. Marshfield (Kracht, Bohman, Onsager) 3:56.21; 3. Marshfield (Steinbach, Halle, Fernandez) 4:32.98. 400 freestyle relay: 1. Wausau West (Emma Steinbach, Carmin Wipperfurth, Lillie Sunby, Madyson Olson) 4:15.11; 3. Marshfield (Bornbach, Boushack, Steinbach, Minten) 4:40.56.