Preparatory swimming: Alexander swims past Willmar – West Central Tribune

WILLMAR — The Alexandria boys’ swim and dive team went undefeated this season by beating the Willmar Cardinals 109-70 Thursday at Willmar High School.

Alexandria has won nine events, a swimming demonstration in the last two races, the 100-yard breaststroke and the 400-meter freestyle relay.

Aidan O’Meara of Willmar took first place in the 100 freestyle in 1:01.01 to beat Luke Christensen of Alex, who clocked 1:03.78.

O’Meara also finished first in the 100 breaststroke in 1:12.40 and the Willmar 400 freestyle relay clocked 3:39.85.

Swimming for Willmar consisted of seniors Colin O’Farrell, Luke Lammers and Ethan Hurley and ninth grader David Lammers.

Willmar hosts the Section 3A True-Team Championships on Saturday. Diving competition begins at 10 a.m. with swim races beginning at 1:30 p.m. At stake is a spot in the state real team championships Jan. 22 in Minneapolis.

Alexandria 109, Willmar 70

200 MEDLEY RELAYS – (1) Alexandria (Mark Meece, Logan Tung, Cooper Running, Zachary Timm), 1:53.33 … (2) Alexandria (Eric Peterson, Joel Brault, Adison Newman, Carter Holm), 1:54.03 200 FREE – (1) Nicolas Welle, Alex, 1:52.78 … (2) Colin O’Farrell, Will, 2:01.60200 INDIVIDUAL MEDLEY – (1) Anthony Hoyt, Alex, 2:10.60 … (2) Erik Reineke, Alex, 2:14.6650 FREE – (1) Holm, Alex, 22.26 … (2) Aidan O’Meara, Will, 24.21DIVING – (1) Kyler Kavanagh, Alex, 375.45 … (2) Kale Bockelman, Will, 374.90100 BUTTERFLY – (1) Tung, Alex, 58.37 … (2) Hoyt, Alex, 58.59100 FREE – (1) O’Meara, Will, 1:01.01 … (2) Luke Christensen, Alex, 1:03.78500 FREE – (1) Running, Alex, 5:24.18 … (2) Ryan Pappenfus, Will, 5:46.96RELAY 200 FREESTYLE – (1) Alex (Erik Reineke, Running, Tung, Hoyt), 1:36.52 (2) Alex (Welle, Eli Biggers, Andrew Crowser, Holm) 1:38.22 100 BACKS – (1) Reineke, Alex, 1:05.15 … (2) Soren Newberg, Will, 1:15.44100 breaststroke – (1) O’Meara, Will, 1:12.40 … (2) Max Gatewood, Will, 1:17.17RELAY 400 FREESTYLE – (1) Willmar (O’Farrell, David Lammers, Luke Lammers, Ethan Hurley) 3:39.85 … (2) Willmar (Kadin Brabender, O’Meara, Pappenfus, Newberg) 4:06.31

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