Hollander leads Lynden girls' swimming over Sedro-Woolley

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDOctober 17, 2013 

Sarah Hollander won the 100 backstroke and contributed to two winning relay teams as Lynden girls' swimming defeated Sedro-Woolley 111-59 on Thursday, Oct. 17, at Lynden YMCA.

Hollander and the 200 medley relay team edged out the Sedo-Woolley team by 0.26 seconds with a time of 2:12.60. She also was a member of the 200 freestyle relay team that won with a time of 1:56.81. Hollander swam in the 200 freestyle relay to try to get a best time to qualify for the district meet.

"Sarah had a good day, her backstroke wasn't her best time ... but she still got first," Lynden coach Linda Bode said in a phone interview. "She got second in the 200 IM and went extremely hard against Arlissa Oettel from Nooksack Valley, who got two best times today."

Lynden's next swim meet is at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Lynden YMCA against Ferndale.

LYNDEN 111, SEDRO-WOOLLEY 59

200 medley relay: Sarah Hollander, Payton Vogt, Shelby Umbaugh, Jadyn Elias (Lynden) 2:12.60; 200 freestyle: Annie Uribe (Lynden) 2:27.64; 200 individual medley: K. Olson (Sedro-Woolley) 2:26.78; 50 freestyle: K. Johnson (Sedro-Woolley) 28.15; 100 butterfly: K. Johnson (Sedro-Woolley) 1:11.60; 100 freestyle: Shelby Dewaard (Lynden) 1:05.76; 500 freestyle: P. Anderson (Sedro-Woolley) 7:24.16; 200 freestyle relay: Sarah Hollander, Shelby DeWaard, Jadyn Elias, Shelby Umbaugh (Lynden) 1:56.81; 100 backstroke: Sarah Hollander (Lynden) 1:09.60; 100 breaststroke: K. Olson (Sedro-Woolley) 1:24.20; 400 freestyle relay: Annie Uribe, Kori VanderVeen, Shelby DeWaard, Jadyn Elias (Lynden) 4:38.50.

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