The Detroit Lakes swimming and diving team swept all three relays and added individual victories in five events in an 88-66 win at Morris Area Tuesday, Feb. 5.
Tucker Strawsell swept the 200-freestyle and 500-freestyle races.
John Gulon led the way in a three-swimmer sweep of the backstroke with teammates Jackson Zurn and Justin Biederman.
Zurn added a butterfly win with Micah Solberg and Luther Van Offelen in second and third place, respectively. Zurn’s victory was a personal best of 1:08.12.
Zane Weaver and Evan Thomas finished one-two in diving, both recording personal best scores of 157.50 for Weaver and 117.99 for Thomas in the six-dive event.
Elijah Kitzmann swam a personal best 57.02 to finish as the 100-freestyle runner-up. Biederman placed fifth with a personal best time of 1:12.23.
Two Lakers had personal bests for the winning 200-medley relay team (2:14.40). Biederman swam 31.70 in the 50-free portion and Luther Van Offelen’s 50-fly split of 33.89 was a personal best. Gulon led off the relay and Zurn swam the second leg.
Zurn, Kitzmann, Solberg and Strawsell won the 200-freestyle relay in 1:46.70.
Kitzmann, Solberg, Gulon and Strawsell capped the meet with a 400-free relay victory in a time of 3:55.38.
Detroit Lakes hosts the Mid-State Conference championships Friday, Feb. 8 beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the DLCCC.
Detroit Lakes 88, Morris Area 66
200 Medley relay
1 DL A 2:14.40 (Gulon, Zurn, Van Offelen, Biederman)
1 Tucker Strawsell DL 1:56.35
2 John Gulon DL 2:05.41
1 Christopher Just MA 25.26
2 Elijah Kitzmann DL 25.31
3 Micah Solberg DL 25.56
1 Zane Weaver DL 157.50
2 Evan Thomas DL 117.99
1 Jackson Zurn DL 1:08.12
2 Micah Solberg DL 1:17.63
3 Luther Van Offelen DL 1:24.90
1 Christopher Just MA 56.53
2 Elijah Kitzmann DL 57.02
5 Justin Biederman DL 1:12.23
1 Tucker Strawsell DL 5:14.70
200 Freestyle relay
1 DL A 1:46.70 (Zurn, Kitzmann, Solberg, Strawsell)
4 DL B 2:16.74 (Biederman, Thomas, Weaver, Van Offelen)
1 John Gulon DL 59.97
2 Jackson Zurn DL 1:14.48
3 Justin Biederman DL 1:25.75
1 Abe Schmidgall MA 1:21.99
400 Freestyle relay
1 DL A 3:55.38 (Kitzmann, Solberg, Gulon, Strawsell)