Ashwaubenon Girls Win Division 2 Swimming and Diving
By Rich Palzewic
PLYMOUTH – The Ashwaubenon Women’s Swimming and Diving Team won the Wisconsin Interschool Sports Association (WIAA) Division 2 Plymouth Sectional on November 6.
The Jaguars (386 points) beat Kohler Co-op (378) by eight points to finish first among 14 teams.
Seymour (186) was fourth.
The WIAA Swimming and Diving Championships will take place Friday through Saturday November 12 and 13 at the Waukesha South Natatorium.
Ashwaubenon State Qualifiers
The Jaguars swept through all three relay events.
The 200-yard (1: 53.29) QN relay team of Bry Bellile, Jocelyn McNicoll, Erin Schuch and Emily Selissen won by almost a second over Kohler.
The 200 freestyle relay team (1: 39.59) of Bellile, Liz Witt, Schuch and Sienna Nitke beat Kohler by almost 2 seconds.
The 400 freestyle relay team (3: 41.45) of Schuch, Selissen, Witt and Nitke beat Kohler by almost 4 seconds.
Individually, Bellile won the 200 freestyle (1: 53.11) and 100 freestyle (51.79) and Nitke won the 50 freestyle (24.31).
Nitke also advanced to the 100 freestyle (51.94) with a second place finish.
Schuch also progressed to the 100 butterfly (1: 01.47) with a second place finish.
Seymour State Qualifier
Julia Gawryleski won the 100m backstroke (1: 03.64) to qualify.