Northeastern Swim Team begins swimming at championships

Posted: Wed, Feb 19, 2020 9:50 AM
NST swimmer Payge Webb (second from left) placed second at Championships (Photo by Matt Sailor)

The Northeastern Swim Team's 9- to 14-year-old swimmers  will compete this weekend at the State Championship in Des Moines.

This past weekend, it was Northeastern Swim Team's 8-year-old and under swimmers who competed, traveling to the 2020 Iowa Winter 8 and Under Championship at the Dubuque Community School Aquatic Center.

8-year-old Lilly Sailor dropped 4.02 seconds on her 50 Yard Freestyle, and 6.12 seconds on the 25 Yard Breaststroke in which she placed 9th with a time of 36.39.

7-year-old Jasper La Frentz dropped 3.75 seconds on the 50 Yard Freestyle, and 2.46 seconds on the 25 Butterfly, finishing in fifth place.

8-year-old Payge Webb placed second in the 25 Yard Butterfly in 19.69, 25 yard Backstroke in 21.72, and 25 Yard Freestyle in 18.38. She also placed 5th in the 50 Yard Freestyle.