The Trucker varsity swim team competed at the Sectional championship on Saturday, Nov. 8, notching some impressive accomplishments.
Gabi Goerlinger earned Sectional champion titles in the 200 freestyle with a time of 2:00.88, and also in the 100 back stroke with a time of 1:01.71. Since Goerlinger is the Sectional Champion in the 200 freestyle and 100 backstroke, she is automatically qualified for the State Meet in Madison on Friday, Nov. 14, in both events. The meet will take place at UW-Madison Natatorium.
Dakota Sears also placed in both of her individual events at Sectionals. In Sears’ final individual swim as a high school senior, she broke her own school record with a time of 1:16.29 in the 100 breaststroke, placing ninth. Sears also placed fifth in the 200 individual medley.
The 200 medley relay consisting of Gabby Goerlinger, Dakota Sears, Kaitlyn Durkey, and Taylor Davies finished seventh. The 400 freestyle relay consisting of Taylor Davies, Emily Graper, Dakota Sears, and Gabby Goerlinger finished sixth.