CHEYENNE – The Cheyenne Central girls swimming and diving team had four athletes place in the top 10 to finish second in the team standings at the Laramie Pentathlon on Saturday.

Sophomore Kira Brownell finished her five events in 4 minutes, 53.57 seconds to take fourth. She had the second-fastest 100-yard backstroke time (1:04.73), and was fifth in the 50 free (25.97). Brownell qualified for the Class 4A state meet in all five events.

Senior Sally Osterman was seventh overall (4:58.41). She had the fourth-best time in the 100 butterfly (1:06.16) and fifth-fastest in the 100 breaststroke (1:14.85). Osterman qualified for state in the 50 and 100 freestyles, 100 breast and 100 fly.

Classmate Porscha Cavanaugh was eighth overall (4:59.36). Cavanaugh was fourth in both the 100 free (56.78 seconds) and 50 free (25.95). She beat the state qualifying standard in the 100 breaststroke and 100 fly Saturday.

Senior diver Emma Reed scored 210.5 points to place second. Cheyenne East’s Erica Farris was third (192.7). Central’s Brinkley Lewis took sixth, while East’s Braeden Stewart and Jeorgia Yates were seventh and 10th, respectively.

Reed and Lewis both qualified for the Class 4A state meet. Central junior Hannah Birge qualified for state in the 100 back, 100 fly and 50 free. Christa Vanlandingham beat the standard in the 50 and 100 freestyles and the 100 fly. Abby Allen qualified in the 50 free.


GIRLS SWIMMING

LARAMIE PENTATHLON

Team Scores

1. Laramie 199; 2. Cheyenne Central 180; 3. Green River 111; 4. Campbell County 110; 5. Cheyenne South 22; 6. Cheyenne East 16; 7. Thunder Basin 14.

Top 10 swimmers

1. O. McPherson, Laramie, 4:35.37; 2. Jensen, Green River, 4:45.39; 3. Christensen, Campbell County, 4:47.08; 4. Brownell, Central, 4:53.57; 5. K. McPherson, Laramie, 4:58.05; 6. Rehard, Campbell County, 4:58.06; 7. Osterman, Central, 4:58.41; 8. P. Cavanaugh, Central, 4:59.36; 9. Roesler, Laramie, 5:00.21; 10. Munoz, Green River, 5:04.75.

Top 10 divers

1. Six, Laramie, 227.0; 2. Reed, Central, 210.5; 3. Farris, East, 192.7; 4. Appelhans, Laramie, 184.90; 5. Jones, Thunder Basin, 177.25; 6. Lewis, Central, 174.50; 7. Stewart, East, 168.2; 8. Hamel, Laramie, 160.6; 9. Johnson, Laramie, 157.35; 10. Yates, East, 147.9.

Other Central swimming results: 11. C. Vanlandingham 5:05.46; 16. Birge 5:13.24; 17. Allen 5:13.33; 22. Samuelson 5:18.81; 31. Prince 5:31.68; 44. Clarke 5:48.58; 26. Horst 5:50.06; 47. Kircher 5:55.24; 49. S. Cavanaugh 5:55.87; 51. Norton 5:57.53; 64. Upward 6:21.66; 68. Linde 6:26.20; 72. Long 6:41.16; 75. E. Fraley 6:47.19; 76. McGahuey 6:62.27; 78. Knepper 7:08.01. Diving: 13. Thomson 138.85; 20. Dalton 118.05; 27. Whitman 87.6.

East swimming results: 30. Potter 5:29.22; 43. Bolinger 5:48.56; 56. Eldridge 6:02.47; 57. Mickelson 6:05.37; 59. Smock 6:07.85; 67. Tucker 6:24.48; 73. Tompkins 6:41.53; 77. Henry 6:54.68; 81. Davis 7:25.93 Diving: 11. Prince 140.55; 12. Capps 140.25; 14. Macy 138.55; 19. Brown 119.40; 23. Ramos 103.0; 29. Wiggam 68.4.

South swimming results: 14. Edwards 5:11.85; 29. J. Mirich 5:28.26; 35. Phillips 5:38.13; 36. Brewer 5:39.55; 40. Robért 5:47.60; 55. Bassett 6:01.25; 70. Lebeda 6:33.82. Diving: 22. Barta 106.65; 28. Soden 75.25.

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