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Heeres Breaks Record at Calvin Invite

Heeres Breaks Record at Calvin Invite


This weekend, four chargers traveled to Calvin College for their annual invitational meet. Eight teams competed throughout three days of competition. The weekend was a great success with a new school record and multiple first place finishes. 

Katherine Heeres broke her own 100 backstroke school record with a new lifetime best (57.63) and finished seventh at finals. Heeres also had a season best in the 200 backstroke and took fifth (2:05.80) and had another fifth place in the 200 freestyle (1:55.61). 

Anika Ellingson won the 100 breaststroke with a NCAA DII B-cut (1:02.66), and took fifth in the 200 breaststroke (2:21.00). 

Catherine Voisin took first in the 200 butterfly (2:06.81), ninth in the 100 butterfly with a season best time (57.62), and twentieth in the 200 IM with another season best time (2:17.04).

Emma Rao had a season best in the 50 freestyle for twelth place (24.62) and finished sixteenth in the 100 freestyle (54.51). 

The 400-medley relay of Heeres, Ellingson, Voisin, and Rao finished fifth (3:55.49). 

PHOTO: Todd Lancaster