Marshfield girls swim team wins Rhinelander Relay Meet title
Tigers win three events, second in three others
By Paul Lecker
RHINELANDER — The Marshfield girls swimming team won three events and was second in three others as it won the title at the Hodag Relay Meet on Saturday at Rhinelander High School.
The win for the Tigers is their first invitational title under second-year head coach Mary Holbrook.
Marshfield finished with 100 points, two more than Rhinelander.
Marshfield’s 200-yard medley relay team of Sophie Koehn, Elizabeth Holbrook, Ryenne Zee, and Megan Donahue was victorious with a time of 2:02.59, winning by less than 2 seconds.
Elizabeth Holbrook, Valerie Kushnir, Koehn, and Zee took first in the 400 medley relay with a time of 4:39.93, and Koehn, Malina Barker, and Donahue took first in the 300 backstroke relay in 3:29.53 for the Tigers.
Taking second for Marshfield were the 300 butterfly relay of Zee, April Read, and Kushnir (3:33.13); the 500 decrescendo relay of Madi Hall, Elise Ashby, Kushnir, and Riya Bolander (5:58.52); and the 300 breaststroke relay of Elizabeth Holbrook, Grace Hilbelink, and Ashby (4:09.83).
Marshfield opens its Wisconsin Valley Conference schedule on Thursday at defending champion D.C. Everest.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Hodag Relay Meet
Sept. 10, at Rhinelander High School
Team scores: 1. Marshfield 100; 2. Rhinelander 98; 3. Merrill 60; 4. Wausau West 58; 5. Black River Falls/Blair-Taylor 54; 6. Lakeland 44.
Winners and Marshfield finishers
200 medley relay: 1. Marshfield (Sophie Koehn, Elizabeth Holbrook, Ryenne Zee, Megan Donahue) 2:02.59.
800 freestyle relay: 1. Rhinelander (Maddie Quinn, Emily McFarland, Taylor Hollands, Hannah Hoffhein) 9:55.45; 3. Marshfield (Elise Ashby, Grace Hilbelink, Emily Hopperdietzel, Madi Hall) 9:58.45.
400 medley relay: 1. Marshfield (Holbrook, Valerie Kushnir, Koehn, Zee) 4:39.93.
200 freestyle relay: 1. Rhinelander (Carly Seidl, Shelby Kuehn, Taylor Macak, Marisa McGuire) 1:53.78; 3. Marshfield (Donahue, Erika Roeglin, April Read, Elizabeth Lecker) 1:55.96.
300 butterfly relay: 1. Black River Falls (Elizabeth Pardoe, Julia Beam, Lauren Steien) 3:22.28; 2. Marshfield (Zee, Read, Kushnir) 3:33.13.
500 decrescendo relay: 1. Rhinelander (Macak, Hollands, Seidl, Kuehn) 5:38.21; 2. Marshfield (Hall, Ashby, Kushnir, Riya Bolander) 5:58.52.
300 backstroke relay: 1. Marshfield (Koehn, Malina Barker, Donahue) 3:29.53.
150 mixer relay: 1. Black River Falls (Pardoe, Beam, Steien) 1:27.93; 4. Marshfield (Paape, Hall, Ariel Fernandez) 1:43.50.
300 breaststroke relay: 1. Wausau West (Natasha Neumann, Kara Nyhus, Hannah Senanayake) 4:04.87; 2. Marshfield (Holbrook, Hilbelink, Ashby) 4:09.83.
400 freestyle relay: 1. Rhinelander (McGuire, Macak, Hollands, Heck) 4:08.75; 4. Marshfield (Hopperdietzel, Gracia Sondok, Kate Konrardy, McKenzie Wilsmann) 6:01.02.
No team scores
Winners and Marshfield finishers
200 medley relay: 1. Marshfield (Malina Barker, Grace Hilbelink, April Read, Erika Roeglin) 2:18.38.
800 freestyle relay: 1. Marshfield (Ariel Fernandez, Riya Bolander, Elizabeth Lecker, McKenzie Wilsmann) 11:07.66.
400 medley relay: 1. Marshfield (Barker, Gracia Sondok, Maggie Stangl, Ana Paape) 5:55.60.
200 freestyle relay: 1. Merrill (Ruth Mile, Rianna Dowds, Alexis Kanitz, Stevie Booher) 2:17.34; 3. Marshfield (Mag. Stangl, Cassidy Kolstad, Olivia Corrigall, Kate Konrardy) 2:40.36.
300 butterfly relay: 1. Marshfield (Bolander, Fernandez, Wilsmann) 4:30.66.
500 decrescendo relay: 1. Marshfield (Emily Hopperdietzel, Paape, Mag. Stangl, Kolstad) 6:29.40.
300 backstroke relay: 1. Lakeland (Josie Magdziak, Meredith Weitz, Haley Fritsche) 4:32.08; 2. Marshfield (Corrigall, Kolstad, Lecker) 4:54.53.
150 mixer relay: 1. Black River Falls (Ashley Rush, Mara Quarne, Alex Beam) 1:44.47.
300 breaststroke relay: 1. Lakeland (Violet Hagen, Fritsche, Kayla Coverston) 5:02.76.
400 freestyle relay: 1. Wausau West (Megan Kluck, Madelyn Ickert, Honey Bickford, Erika Robbins) 4:47.28.