BY PCC STAFF
MARION – Two area swimmers qualified for state Saturday at the Iowa High School Athletic Association district meet in Marion at Linn-Mar High School.
Central Lee’s Blake Wyrick qualified in three different events and Holy Trinity Catholic’s sophomore Jacob Mohrfeld qualified in the 100-meter breaststroke.
In the 200-yard medley relay Wyrick anchored Burlington High School’s team of Kale Schuff, Matthew Rowland, and Josh Gulick to a qualifying 2nd place finish with a time of 1:40.12. That mark set a new Burlington High School swim team record.
Mohrfeld took a qualifying 4th place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:02.44, just one second behind Rowland’s 3rd place finish.