Swimmers sink Rice LakeFreshman Devin Cicha set a new school record in the 50 yard freestyle and Hudson took first in seven events in a 96-69 victory over Rice Lake in a Big Rivers Conference dual meet last Tuesday at the middle school.
By: Bob Burrows, Hudson Star-Observer
Freshman Devin Cicha set a new school record in the 50 yard freestyle and Hudson took first in seven events in a 96-69 victory over Rice Lake in a Big Rivers Conference dual meet last Tuesday, Oct. 4 at the middle school.
Cicha set a new school mark of 24.78 seconds to win the 50 freestyle while teammate Ellie Kiecker was second in 27.98. Cicha also took first in the 100 butterfly with a time of 1 minute, 4.94 seconds while Trisha Wood was second in 1:09.17.
Erika Guenther also had a pair of first place individual finishes for Hudson, winning the 200 individual medley in 2:14.63 and the 100 backstroke in 1:02.66.
Lindsey Bedford was second in the 200 IM in 2:35.60 and Natalie Wood was third in 2:38.89, while Catie Weese took second in the 100 backstroke in 1:08.76.
Abby Duerst posted a first place time of 59.21 seconds in the 100 freestyle and Hannah Manley was third in 1:03.97.
In the relay events, Weese, Megan Haney, Trisha Wood and Natalie Wood combined for a first place time of 2:04.29 in the 200 medley, while Guenther, Haney, Natalie Wood and Cicha teamed up to win the 200 freestyle relay in 1:43.7.
Duerst had the Raiders’ highest finish in the 200 freestyle, placing second with a time of 2:08.55, while Bedford took second in the 500 freestyle in 5:35.51.
The Raiders will wrap up the regular season Tuesday, Oct. 18, with a BRC dual against Chippewa Falls beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the middle school.