November 24, 2020

Stevens County Times

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Three Gator relays medal at Section 6A meet

The eighth-place finishing 400-yard freestyle relay included (from left) Makenna Hufford, Audrey Dorweiler, Bailey Schoen and Shannon Dougherty. Submitted photo

All three relays finished in the top eight to medal for the Morris / Minnewaska girls swim and dive team as the Gators closed out the 2020 season at the Section 6A meet Saturday, Oct. 24, at various different locations. The Gator divers were in Alexandria while swimming took place at the Regional Fitness Center, in Morris.

The 200-yard medley relay of Bailey Schoen, Makena Thoen, Audrey Dorweiler and Julia Kuehne finished in seventh with a time of 2:00.53. The 200-yard freestyle relay of Kuehne, Thoen, Makenna Hufford and Shannon Dougherty finished in eighth with a time of 1:50.02. The 400-yard freestyle relay of Hufford, Dorweiler, Schoen and Dougherty also finished in eighth place with a time of 4:02.18.

Full story including quotes from head coach Linda Hoffmann in the Stevens County Times e-edition here.

Brooke Kern