Decorah boys swim team finishes 5th at Cedar Falls

Posted: Mon, Dec 16, 2019 9:39 AM

A first place finish by Decorah's Gus Grimstad in the 100 Yard Butterfly highlighted Decorah's trip to Cedar Falls for the Marcussen Relays on Saturday.  Decorah finished with 238 points--ahead of Mason City and Cedar Rapids Jefferson.

Grimstad finished the 100 yard fly in 53.38 seconds.  He also had a third place finished in the 100 yard backstroke, touching the wall in 55.65 seconds.

Decorah's Jackson Penny finished 4th in the 100 yard breaststroke, with a time of 1:05.93.  Decorah's Cole Huebner was 4th in the 100 yard freestyle, finishing in 51.56 seconds.

Decorah had two relay teams with 4th place finishes.  The 200 yard medley relay team of Drew Chamberlain, Jackson Penny, Gus Grimstad and Cole Huebner finished in 1:43.51.  The 400 yard freestyle relay team of Grimstad, Bradyn Hook, Chamberlain and Huebner finished in 3:29.52.

The Vikings will host a home invitational at 6:00 p.m. Friday in the Luther College Aquatic Center.