Squalicum, Wong strong versus Archbishop Murphy

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDSeptember 20, 2013 

The Squalicum girls' swim team defeated Archbishop Murphy 128-58 on Thursday, Sept. 19, at Arne Hanna Aquatic Center.

Sydney Wong came through for the Storm with three state-qualifying times. The events she qualified in are the 200 freestyle, 100 butterfly and 400 freestyle relay.

"She's a tremendous swimmer," Squalicum coach Steve Gibb said in a phone interview.

Josephine Hegeberg also had multiple state-qualifying times, securing her spot in the 500 freestyle and 100 breaststroke.

Maddie Dohm had an individual win in the 500 freestyle, and Shaye Fowler added a win in the 100 freestyle. Fowler and Dohm combined with Wong and Janae Gallant to give Squalicum a win in the 200 freestyle relay.

Abby Vonfeldt added an individual win in the 100 backstroke to go along with her 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay wins.

SQUALICUM 128, ARCHBISHOP MURPHY 58

200 medley relay: Abby Vonfeldt, Josephine Hegeberg, Savannah McGhee, Maddie Dohm (Squalicum) 2:05.03; 200 freestyle: Sydney Wong (Squalicum) 2:03.1; 200 individual medley: Karen McCloskey (Archbishop Murphy) 2:25.2; 50 freestyle: Maddie Dohm (Squalicum) 0:27.5; Diving: Madi Krussow (Squalicum) 169.2; 100 butterfly: Karen McCloskey (Archbishop Murphy) 1:02.5; 100 freestyle: Shaye Fowler (Squalicum) 1:02.4; 500 freestyle: Josephine Hegeberg (Squalicum) 5:45.3; 200 freestyle relay: Maddie Dohm, Shaye Fowler, Sydney Wong, Janae Gallant (Squalicum) 1:57.00; 100 backstroke: Abby Vonfeldt (Squalicum) 1:09.1; 100 breaststroke: Josephine Hegeberg (Squalicum) 1:13.6; 400 freestyle relay: Sydney Wong, Shaye Fowler, Abby Vonfeldt, Josephine Hegeberg (Squalicum) 4:02.7.

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