FROM MAIL TRIBUNE
NORTH BEND — The St. Mary’s swim team picked up three victories during the Class 4A/3A/2A/1A District 4 Swimming Championships at North Bend Municipal Pool on Saturday.
Team and event winners and those with qualifying times advance to the state championships, which are Friday and Saturday at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham.
Jasper Zhu captured a victory in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 59.45 seconds, and the Crusader boys 200 freestyle relay team also won (1:36.63).
Zhu was second in the 200 individual medley (2:05.99) and the St. Mary’s boys 200 medley relay squad claimed third (1:50.78).
Cascade Christian’s Christian Scaglione took second in the 50 freestyle (22.79) and Phoenix’s Alec Shepherd earned second in the 100 freestyle (52.01).
On the girls side, the Crusaders’ Maryn Ringger was fastest in the 100 freestyle (57.42) and earned second in the 50 freestyle (26.27). Teammate Ivy Frisbee secured second in the 100 backstroke (1:03.88) and the St. Mary’s 200 freestyle relay unit was second (1:52.12).
North Bend swept the team titles.
Ringer and Zhu were named to first-team conference lists, and Frisbee, Shepherd and Scaglione received second-team recognition.
TEAM SCORES: North Bend 286, Marshfield 280, St. Mary’s 123, Phoenix 120, Klamath Union 117, Cottage Grove 113, Henley 102, Cascade Christian 37, Hidden Valley 25, North Valley 21, Mazama 2.
TEAM SCORES: North Bend 364, Marshfield 260, Cottage Grove 133, St. Mary’s 108, Mazama 82, Phoenix 67, Klamath Union 63, North Valley 61, Henley 58, Hidden Valley 38.