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Spartans conquer Mount Rainier in girls swimming and diving

Shannon Engelbrecht smiles while turning in midair during a dive at Friday
Shannon Engelbrecht smiles while turning in midair during a dive at Friday's meet against Mount Rainier. Engelbrecht took first place in 1-meter diving, with a total score of 196.05.
— image credit: Brian Kelly / Bainbridge Island Review

The Bainbridge High Girls Swim & Dive leveled Mount Rainier 119-67 Friday at the Bainbridge Island Aquatics Center.

The Spartans took first place in eight of 12 events at the meet; the 200-yard medley relay, 200-yard individual medley, 1-meter diving, 100-yard butterfly, 100-yard freestyle, 500-yard freestyle, 100-yard breaststroke and the 400-yard freestyle relay.

Bainbridge's Shayla Archer took home two first-place finishes and swam the first leg of the Spartans' winning 200-yard medley relay.

Archer won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:17.22. Teammate Natalie Ackerley was second (2:19.33) and her sister Mikelle was fourth (2:22.17).

Archer was also first in the 100-yard breaststroke, with a time of 1:12.85. Rachel Webster of Mount Rainier was second in 1:13.77.

The Spartans nearly swept the 100-yard butterfly, with Anna Periano in first (1:02.25), followed by teammates Amanda Comeau in third (1:04.32) and Alyssa Estes in fourth (1:07.10).

Bainbridge also dominated in the 100-yard freestyle, with the Spartans taking the top three spots.

Kay Sterner was first (56.33); Geneva Levy, second (57.11); and Ani Duni, third, (57.55).

The Spartans also swept the top three spots in the 500-yard freestyle.

Candice Rosen won the race for Bainbridge in 5:25.41.

Mikelle Ackerley was second (5:37.51) and fellow Spartan Ana Bucy placed third (6:05.08).

In relay races, the team of Shayla Archer, Ani Duni, Anna Peirano and Candice Rosen won the 200-yard medley relay in 1:53.15.

Mikelle Ackerley, Duni, Sterner and Geneva Levy also combined to win the 400-yard freestyle relay for the Spartans in 3:47.33.

In 1-meter diving, the Spartans' Shannon Engelbrecht easily out-shined her competition from Mount Rainier, amassing a score of 196.05.

Kerrie Heckel of Mount Rainier was second with a score of 161.80.

The Spartans next meet is Tuesday, Sept. 25 at home against Port Angeles.

Bainbridge vs. Mount Rainier Results

Girls 200-Yard Medley Relay

First: Bainbridge High Girls Swim & Dive; finals 1:53.15 (Shayla Archer, Ani Duni, Anna Peirano and Candice Rosen)

Second: Mount Rainer High Girls Swim & Dive; finals 1:55.93 (Megan Kawaguchi, Rachel Webster, Jackie Beal and Maddie Duncanson)

Third: BHS Girls Swim & Dive; finals 2:00.85 (Erin Williams, Natalie Ackerley, Amanda Comeau and Julia Griffiths)

Fourth: BHS Girls Swim & Dive; finals 2:05.37 (Amanda  Sellman, Melinda Carr, Alyssa Estes and Ana Bucy)

 

Girls 200-Yard Freestyle

First: Megan Kawaguchi, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 1:58.96

Second: Kay Sterner, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:58.97

Third: Geneva Levy, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 2:00.28 3

Fourth: Allison Murphy, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 2:09.96

Fifth: Kristen Lemley, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 2:10.47

 

Girls 200-Yard IM

First: Shayla Archer, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 2:17.22

Second: Natalie Ackerley, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 2:19.33

Third: Rachel Webster, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 2:22.06

Fourth: Mikelle Ackerley, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 2:22.17

Fifth: Ana Burdine, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 2:30.39

 

Girls 50-Yard Freestyle

First: Maddie Duncanson, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 26.43

Second: Amanda Comeau, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 26.73

Third: Amanda Sellman, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 27.69

Fourth: Michelle Reissig, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 29.76

Fifth: Carter Bolomey, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 29.78

 

Girls 1-Meter Diving

First: Shannon Engelbrecht, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 196.05

Second: Kerrie Heckel, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 161.80

Third: Ava Welch, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 144.40

Fourth: Koki Kresser, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 128.85

Fifth: Emily DaDalto, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 127.25

 

Girls 100-Yard Butterfly

First: Anna Peirano, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:02.25

Second: Jackie Beal, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 1:02.62

Third: Amanda Comeau, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:04.32

Fourth: Alyssa Estes, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:07.10

Fifth: Carter Bolomey, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 1:19.99

 

Girls 100-Yard Freestyle

First: Kay Sterner, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 56.33

Second: Geneva Levy, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 57.11

Third: Ani Duni, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 57.55

Fourth: Courtney Larson, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 57.61

Fifth: Maddie Duncanson, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 59.15

 

Girls 500-Yard Freestyle

First: Candice Rosen, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 5:25.41

Second: Mikelle Ackerley, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 5:37.51

Third: Ana Bucy, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 6:05.08

Fourth: Robyn Zaches, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 7:32.23

Fifth: Megan Cook, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 8:29.75

 

Girls 200-Yard Freestyle Relay

First: Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive; 1:44.97 (Courtney Larson, Kristen Lemley, Jackie Beal and Maddie Duncanson)

Second: BHS Girls Swim & Dive; 1:45.19 (Shayla Archer, Amanda Comeau, Geneva Levy and Kay Sterner)

Third: BHS Girls Swim & Dive; 1:49.98 (Alyssa Estes, Tatiana Sils, Amanda Sellman and Anna Amanda)

Fourth: BHS Girls Swim & Dive; 1:54.73 (Natalie Godfrey, Celia Chaussabel, Mckenzie Bell and Mikelle Ackerley)

Fifth: Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive; 2:02.28 (Michelle Reissig, Megan Cook, Hannah Goebel and Kara Russel)

Sixth: Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive; 2:19.60 (Sabrin Atzbach, Demie Wamsley, Emma McClean and Sierra Miller)

 

Girls 100-Yard Backstroke

First: Courtney Larson, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 1:04.39

Second: Allison Murphy, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:04.74

Third: Erin Williams, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:05.10

Fourth: Natalie Ackerley, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:05.45

Fifth: Darla Long, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 1:07.84

 

Girls 100-Yard Breaststroke

First: Shayla Archer, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:12.85

Second: Rachel Webster, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 1:13.77

Third: Candice Rosen, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:14.44

Fourth: Anna Peirano, BHS Girls Swim & Dive, 1:16.31

Fifth: Anna Burdine, Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive, 1:16.99

 

Girls 400-Yard Freestyle Relay

First: BHS Girls Swim & Dive; 3:47.33 (Mikelle Ackerley, Ani Duni, Kay Sterner and Geneva Levy)

Second: Mount Rainier Girls Swim & Dive; 3:58.71 (Jackie Beal, Megan Kawaguchi, Rachel Webster and Courtney Larson)

Third: BHS Girls Swim & Dive; 4:02.32 (Amanda Sellman, Ana Bucy, Allison Murphy and Natalie Ackerley)

 

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