Girls’ Swim Team Improves from Dowling

The AHS Girls' Swim Team made many improvements from the previous meet.

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Grace Clay

This past Saturday, the AHS Girls’ Swim Team swam for 10th place in Linn-Mar with 79 total points. Altogether there were 12 teams who competed.

Sophomore Bryer Rose swam the 500 yd freestyle at both the Lin-Mar meet and the Dowling meet. She placed 22nd in the Linn-Mar meet, improving by 11 seconds. Junior Clare Christensen swam the 100 yd fly and she improved by two seconds from the previous meet, placing 13th at Linn-Mar. In an interview with the Atlantic News Telegraph, Coach Dean Junker said, “Clare swam a terrific 100 fly,” and, “Bryer had a good 500.”

The 200 yd free relay also improved by a little over a second from meet to meet.