Killer Whales swimmers 3rd at Yooper Invite

By Journal Sports Staff

MARQUETTE — The Killer Whales of the Marquette County YMCA finished third at the 2019 Yooper Invitational held Feb. 1-2.

Delta County YMCA and the Marinette-Menomine Stingrays took the top two spots.

Erin VanderSchaaf was the top scorer for the Killer Whales with 112 points, while her brother, Colin VanderSchaaf, had 97.

Colin VanderSchaaf, Carson VanderSchaaf, Quinn Kerekes and Liam McFarren won the boys’ 13-14-year-old 200 medley relay in 1 minute, 53.36 seconds and the 200 freestyle relay in 1:42.07.

Here are individual event winners, with name, age group, event and time:

GIRLS

Kameryn LaVigne, 9-10 — 200 breaststroke, 3:42.23

Kaitlin Roell, 9-10 — 200 individual medley, 3:05.64

Elena Henry, 11-12 — 200 breast, 3:11.69; 200 IM, 2:48.10

Grace Sobczak, 11-12 — 100 breast, 1:22.20; 100 IM, 1:11.78; 200 free, 2:11.46

Erin VanderSchaaf, 15-over — 1,650 free, 18:16.77 (team record); 100 butterfly, 1:05.27; 200 breast, 2:38.13; 200 free, 2:03.63

BOYS

Henrik Larsen, 9-10 — 100 free, 1:10.27; 200 free, 2:34.43

Trevor Crandell, 11-12 — 500 free, 7:32.09

Quinn Kerekes, 13-14 — 100 backstroke, 1:04.96; 100 breast, 1:24.39; 200 fly, 2:58.76

Liam McFarren, 13-14 — 200 breast, 2:54.23

Carson VanderSchaaf, 13-14 — 100 fly, 1:00.84; 100 free, 54.31; 50 free, 25.17

Colin VanderSchaaf, 13-14 — 200 IM, 2:16.44; 200 back, 2:14.08; 200 free, 1:58.48; 500 free, 5:25.02

Information compiled by Journal Sports Editor Steve Brownlee. His email address is sbrownlee@miningjournal. net.