Boys swim team wins the North Central Swim Conference meet

Posted: Mon, Jan 28, 2019 12:16 PM
North Central Swim Conference Champs (all photos by's Clara Knudson)

The Decorah boys swim team won the North Central Swim Conference meet on Saturday, less than 10 points separating them from Boone.

Decorah won 5 events including:
200 yard medley--Gus Grimstad, Jackson Penny, Bradyn Hook, and Christian Johnson in 1:45.78
500 yard freestyle--Drew Chamberlain in 5:14.83
200 IM--Gus Grimstad in 2:06.76
100 backstroke--Gus Grimstad in 54.94
400 yard freestyle--Andrew Heine, Bradyn Hook, Cole Huebner, and Gus Grimstad in 3:29.79

Final scores were Decorah 456, Boone 446.5, Newton 387, Grinnell 293.5,  Vinton-Shellsburg 218.5, Williamsburg 164, and Oskaloosa 163.5.

L-R: Andrew Heine (5th place), Jackson Penney (3rd place) and Gus Grimstad (1st place) in 200 yard IM
Gus Grimstad won the 100 yard backstroke
Jackson Penny
L-R: Lars Marquardt and Christian Johnson receive North Central Swim Conference All-Academic Award