Majettes swim and dive earns second home win, defeats Mandan 122-60
The Minot High School swimming and diving team earned its second consecutive home victory on Saturday. The Majettes earned a convincing 122-60 win over West Region foe Mandan.
The quartet of sophomore Jordn Wolsky, seventh-grader Ava Williamson, sophomore Olivia Peatross and senior Brooklyn Filler secured first place in the 200-yard medley relay. The group posted a time of 2:06.14.
Sophomore Olivia Peatross earned the victory in the 200-yard freestyle, recording a score of 2:16.96.
Mandan senior Mayson Sheldon’s 2:24.95 secured first place in the 200-yard individual medley, but Minot junior Brynn Neumann earned second place with her score of 2:30.70.
The Minot trio of senior Iris Jessen (26.43), Wolsky (26.63) and sophomore Payton Luzardo (26.84) earned the top three spots in the 50-yard freestyle.
Jessen also earned another victory in the 100-yard butterfly, posting a score of 1:05.87.
Luzardo (58.21), Minot senior Allie Elliott (58.31) and sophomore Emma Rouse (1:03.29) secured the top three spots in the 100-yard freestyle.
Peatross recorded a 6:06.33 in the 500-yard freestyle, which was good for another-first place finish.
Minot also captured a team victory in the 200-yard freestyle victory, as the quartet of freshman Elise Altringer, junior Brynn Neumann and Luzardo finished with a time of 1:48.96.
Wolsky earned another victory in the 100-yard backstroke, finishing with a final time of 1:04.54.
Two young Majettes earned the top spots in the 100-yard breaststroke, as Altringer (1:16.33) and Williamson (1:21.43) finished in first and second place.
The meet’s final race was the 400-yard freestyle relay. Neumann, Jessen, Peatross and Luzardo combined for a 4:01.70, which marked another first-place finish for the Majettes.
Once again, Minot’s young divers made a difference. Eighth-grader Ella Kessler earned first place in the one-meter diving event, finishing with a 387.00. Seventh-grader Haley Conklin earned third place, finishing with a score of 363.05.
The Majettes will host Bismarck High on Thursday, Sept. 26, at 5 p.m.
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