WHS swimmers win Kiel Invitational
KIEL — Watertown’s girls swim team won four event titles as part of a first place finish at the Kiel Invitational on Saturday.
The 200 medley relay swimmers Raigan Good, Samantha Rupprecht, Katie Johnson and Megan Woodward won the opening event in 2 minutes, 5.37 seconds and the Goslings stayed in first place the rest of the way.
Woodward won the 50 freestyle in 25.92, Georgia Bailey won the 500 freestyle in 6:16.02, and the 400 freestyle relay team of Johnson, Hailey Mauel, Bailey and Woodward won in 4:06.27 to lead the Goslings.
Second place finishers included Bailey in the 200 freestyle (2:21.92), Johnson in the 100 butterfly (1:12.01) and the 200 freestyle relay team of Rupprecht, Adri Hady, Bailey and Mauel (1:56.53).
Third place finishers included Mauel in the 200 freestyle (2:23.11) and 50 freestyle (27.72), Rupprecht in the 200 individual medley (2:39.92) and 100 breaststroke (1:20.73), Hady in the 100 freestyle (1:06.68), the 200 freestyle relay team of Good, Nicole van Zanten, Maura Prochaska and Shelby Webber (2:04.52), Madeline Preston in the 100 backstroke (1:15.66) and the 400 freestyle relay team of Emma Iverson, Prochaska, van Zanten and Hady in 4:34.90.
“With the words of Hailey Mauel, ‘We Kieled it!’,” Watertown girls swim coach Samantha Calliari said.
The Goslings set 24 personal records over the course of the meet. Watertown hosts Monona Grove on Tuesday.
Team scores: Watertown 564.5, Two Rivers/Roncalli 492, Kiel 399.5, Berlin-Green Lake 243