Lincoln swim team takes two losses
By John Kemmeter
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School boys swimming team took two losses this week, as the boys fell to D.C. Everest and Marshfield.
The Red Raiders lost111-59 to D.C. Everest on Dec. 3 in Wisconsin Rapids.
Simon O’Day won the 100 backstroke to lead Rapids, as Everest won seven of the eight individual events and each of the three relays.
The boys then fell to Marshfield 121-48 on Dec. 5 at Lincoln High School.
Myles Jensen won the 200 freestyle and the 500 freestyle, and Kyle Berres won the 200 IM and 100 backstroke to lead Marshfield, while Ethan Dagit won the 50 freestyle, Sander Marty won the 100 butterfly and Dane Tollefson won the 100 freestyle.
Kyle Berres, Jensen, Jeffrey Berres and Dagit also teamed up to win the 200 medley relay and the 400 freestyle relay; and Tollefson, Matthew Gronski, Marty and Cole Hanson joined forces to win the 200 freestyle relay for the Tigers.
Jackson Meyer (200 IM), Simon O’Day (50 freestyle), Matthew O’Connor (100 freestyle) and Adam Price (500 freestyle) each placed second to lead Rapids, which also had second-place finishes in the 200 freestyle relay and 400 freestyle relay.