The Sturgeon Bay/Sevastopol girls swim team will have four individuals and a pair of relay teams at the Division 2 State Meet, which is today at the University of Wisconsin Natatorium in Madison. Diving begins at 2:30 this afternoon while the swimming timed finals are at 6:30 this evening. Sturgeon Bay/Sevastopol’s Savanna Townsend won the sectional title in the 100 yard butterfly last Saturday at Plymouth and she will also swim in the 50 yard freestyle tonight. Sturgeon Bay/Sevastopol head coach Dave Bubnik has high hopes for Townsend…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/DAVE1.mp3|titles=DAVE1]
Townsend, who won the 100 freestyle in 2010, is the top returning swimmer from last year’s state meet in a pair of events. She placed second in the 100 butterfly and third in the 50 freestyle. This season she enters the meet with the fastest time in the 100 butterfly at 58.15 and the second-fastest time in the 50 freestyle (24:16).
200 Yard Medley Relay Team
200 Yard Freestyle Relay (Sectional Champion)
Arica Smith – 50 Yard Freestyle and 100 Yard Freestyle
Savanna Townsend – 50 Yard Freestyle and 100 Yard Butterfly (Sectional Champion)
Chloe Peterson – 100 Yard Butterfly
Morgan Buckham – 100 Yard Breaststroke