SWIMMING: BHS takes sixth at Hibbing Invite
HIBBING -- The Bemidji High School boys swimming and diving team had 11 top-10 finishes at the Hibbing Invitational on Saturday, earning sixth place out of eight teams with 199 points.
Senior Cameron Munter and junior Sam Hendricks led the way with third place finishes, with Munter scoring 396.3 points in the diving portion of the meet and Hendricks posting a 1:57.56 in the 200 freestyle.
Hendricks also finished sixth in the 500 freestyle (5:23.3), while Luke Yartz matched it with sixth in the 200 freestyle (1:59.39). The duo also teamed up with Gabe Goodwin and Nikita Graves for sixth in the 200 and 400 freestyle relays, finishing with times of 1:39.62 and 3:36.0, respectively.
Duluth East took first place in the meet with 477 points.
The Lumberjacks are back in the pool at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, when they host Duluth East at BHS.
1-Duluth East 477; 2-Simley 424; 3-Hibbing 404; 4-Bloomington Jefferson 366; 5-Richfield 209; 6-Bemidji 199; 7-Virginia 137; 8-Grand Rapids 104.
BHS Top Ten Finishers
1-Meter Diving: 3-Munter 396.3; 7-H. Thorsgard 347.5; 8-B. Thorsgard 305.35.
200 Freestyle: 3-Hendricks 1:57.56; 6-Yartz 1:59.39.
50 Freestyle: 10-G. Goodwin 24.4.
100 Butterfly: 9-G. Goodwin 1:01.83.
500 Freestyle: 6-Hendricks 5:23.3.
200 Freestyle Relay: 6-BHS A (G. Goodwin, Yartz, Graves, Hendricks) 1:39.62.
100 Backstroke: 7-Berglund 1:04.92.
400 Freestyle Relay: 6-BHS A (Yartz, G. Goodwin, Graves, Hendricks) 3:36.0