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Emmetsburg Swimmers Part Of Algona/Emmetsburg/ELC?Swim Squad

By Staff | Aug 31, 2010

A trio of Emmetsburg girls are swimming on the Algona/Emmetsburg/Estherville Lincoln Central swim team for this season.

Sophomores Hannah Priest, Alyssa Williams and Logan Egland will all return to the squad, which is led by Coach Jim Fisher of Algona.

Priest will compete in the breast stroke and freestyle events, while Williams will swim the backstroke, butterfly and freestyle events and Egland will swim the freestyle.

Other members of the swim team include Missy Zadow, Nicole Person, Jenny Weaver, Kendall Bosch, Nicole Kenne, MacKenzie Wilson, Amber Schacherer, Micheala Christianson and Kendra Roethler.

After finishing last season with a 4-6 mark in dual meets, including a fourth at Charles City, a fifth at the ?Des Moines North Invite and second place at the Charles City Quad, the swimmers are optimistic for the coming season.

“With our returning swimmers, we should be able to do as well as last year and hopefully improve,”?Fisher noted.

The squad opens competition today (Aug. 31 at Perry with Des Moines Lincoln.