BEMIDJI — Macy Whitlock and Chandler Niemeyer each won two individual events and swam on winning relays for the Brainerd Warriors who raced past the Bemidji Lumberjacks 117-59 in a non-conference meet Tuesday, Sept. 21.
Whitlock led a Warrior sweep of the 200-yard freestyle and posted the fastest time in the 200 individual medley. Brainerd swept the 100 freestyle led by Niemeyer, who also outswam the field in the 100 breaststroke.
Whitlock and Niemeyer joined Mya Tautges and Lexi Lugo on the first-place 200 free relay and Whitlock anchored the winning 400 free relay with Ellie Mattson, Sophie Mattson and Gabby Chalupsky. Tautges and Lugo teamed up with CaitlinMae Hamilton and Mariah Alderson to open the meet with a win in the 200 medley relay.
Tautges and Ella Ostrowski led Brainerd sweeps in the 50 freestyle and 200 individual medley respectively while Ellie Mattson was first in the 100 backstroke.
Brainerd 117, Bemidji 59
200 medley relay: 1-Brainerd (Mya Tautges, CaitlinMae Hamilton, Mariah Alderson, Lexi Lugo) 2:04.97, 2-Brainerd (Ellie Mattson, Chandler Neimeyer, Sophie Mattson, Ella Ostrowski) 2:06.17
200 freestyle: 1-Macey Whitlock (Brd) 2:11.17, 2-Gabby Chalupsky (Brd) 2:14.27, 3-Gabby VanHorn (Brd) 2:18.21
200 individual medley: 1-Ella Ostrowski (Brd) 2:14.27, 2-Mariah Alderson (Brd) 2:31.48, 3-Sophie Mattson (Brd) 2:35.91
50 freestyle: 1-Mia Tautges (Brd) 27.30, 2-Ellie Mattson (Brd) 28.01, 3-Lexi Lugo (Brd) 28.24
Diving: 1-Mady Schmidt (Bem) 227.30, 2-Izzy Olson (Brd) 222.85, 3-Brenna Deason (Brd) 185.45, 4-Sabrina Buffetta (Brd) 168.50
100 butterfly: 1-Mya Tautges 1:09.44, 2-Chalupsky 1:09.79. 4-Autumn Larson 1:13.88
100 freestyle: 1-Neimeyer 59.44, 2-Alderson 1:01.64, 3-Lugo 1:02.87
500 freestyle: 1-Sophia Jones (Bem) 5:53.05, 2-Whitlock 5:53.71, 3-Mattson 5:55.05, 4-Larson 6:21.13
200 freestyle relay: 1-Brainerd (Whitlock, Niemeyer, Mya Tautges, Lugo) 1:50-53; 3-Brainerd (Hamilton, Mallory Anderson, Larson, Chalupsky) 2:01.64
100 backstroke: 1- Ellie Mattson 1:08.57, 2-Ella Dircks (Brd) 1:13.65, 5-Ostrowski 1:17.38
100 breaststroke: 1-Neimeyer 1:15.08, 2-VanHorn 1:18.87, 4-Hamilton 1:21.40
400 freestyle relay: 1-Brainerd (Ellie Mattson, Sophie Mattson, Chalupsky, Whitlock) 4:07.27; 3-Brainerd (Alderson, Larson, VanHorn, Lily Haglin) 4:20.93
Conference: Brd 3-1. Overall: Brd 4-1. Next: TBA.