High School Sports

NWC kicks off girls’ swimming season

The Northwest Conference girls’ swim teams got their feet wet to start the 2014 season Friday, Sept. 12, with the NWC relays, a non-scoring meet at Arne Hanna Aquatic Center.

Teams from Squalicum and Sehome earned state-qualifying marks in the 200 medley relay.

Squalicum’s team of Abby VonFeldt, Waine Le, Amanda Tapparo and Serena Allendorfer finished the race with a time of 2 minutes, 0.79 seconds, while Sehome’s team of Gwen Roley, Hannah Holmgren, McKenna Sakamoto and Sophie Grambo were right behind in 2:01.99.

Squalicum has its first dual meet against Burlington-Edison on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at Fidalgo Pool, while Sehome hosts Sedro-Woolley on Tuesday, Sept. 23, at Arne Hanna.