High School Sports

Lions sweep all events against Burlington-Edison

Lynden’s girls’ swimming team won every event in a 125-41 Northwest Conference win over Burlington-Edison on Thursday, Oct. 23, at Fidalgo Pool in Anacortes.

Jadyn Elias won the 50 free with a time of 28.80 seconds, the 100 free with a 1:03.78 and helped the 200 free relay and 400 free relay teams to victories.

“We switched around some events to get them out of the flow a little bit,” Lynden coach Linda Bode said in a phone interview. “ I made some of them that swim short distances swim long. It was a solid swim for us with moving everything around.”

One of those that got moved to a longer event was Shelby DeWaard, who wont he 500 free with a 6:32.91. She also took the 100 backstroke with a 1:15.35.

Also earning victories for the Lions were the 200 medley relay team, Damara Gerbrandt (200 free), Annie Uribe (200 IM), Sarah Styles (100 breaststroke) and Tara Brockett (100 butterfly).

Lynden 125, Burlinton-Edison 41

200 medley relay: Lynden (Payton Umbaugh, Payton Vogt, Annie Uribe, Shelby DeWaard) 2:17.72; 200 freestyle: Deamara Gerbrandt (L) 2:31.06; 200 individual medley: Annie Uribe (L) 2:51.44; 50 freestyle: Jadyn Elias (L) 28.80; 200 freestyle relay: Lynden (Payton Umbaugh, Annie Uribe, Demara Gerbrandt, Jadyn Elias) 2:02.52; 100 butterfly: Tara Brockett (L) 1:14.22; 100 freestyle: Jadyn Elias (L) 1:03.78; 500 freestyle: Shelby DeWaard (L) 6:32.91; 100 backstroke: Shelby DeWaard (L) 1:15.35; 100 breaststroke: Sarah Styles (L) 1:28.68; 400 freestyle relay: Lynden (Shelby DeWaard, Tara Brockett, Damara Gerbrandt, Jadyn Elias) 4:32.12.

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