Girls Swimming Roundup: Askew qualifies for state championships
GLENS FALLS – Johnstown’s Erica Askew set a new pool record in the 100-yard breaststroke during Wednesday’s Foothills Council girls swim meet at Glens Falls.
Askew won the race with a time of 1:08.59, eclipsing the record previously held by Queensbury’s Eileen Goralski. Askew’s time also qualified her for the state championship meet.
Askew also won the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:15.68 and was part of the winning 200 medley and 400 freestyle relay teams.
Johnstown (0-2 overall) won eight of 12 events, but Glens Falls used its depth to win the meet, 85-77.
Erica Wagner won the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly for the Lady Bills, while Emily Miles (100 freestyle) and Cecelia Mowrey (200 freestyle) also posted wins.
Bre Mallory (1-meter diving), Hannah Morrissey (50 freestyle) and Mia Cote (500 freestyle) posted wins for Glens Falls, which also won the 200 freestyle relay.
Glens Falls 85, Johnstown 77
200 Medley Relay: Johnstown (Mowrey, Askew, Wagner, Rizzo), 2:05.16.
200 Freestyle: Mowrey (J), 2:12.71.
200 Individual Medley: Askew (J), 2:15.68.
50 Freestyle: Morrissey (GF), 27.99.
Diving: Mallory (GF), 151.90.
100 Butterfly: Wagner (J), 1:10.57.
100 Freestyle: Miles (J), 1:00.01.
500 Freestyle: Cote (GF), 5:42.75.
200 Freestyle Relay: Glens Falls (Morrissey, Doolittle, Winston, Cote), 1:52.88.
100 Backstroke: Wagner (J) 1:15.54.
100 Breaststroke: Askew (J), 1:08.59.
400 Freestyle Relay: Johnstown (Mowrey, Rizzo, Miles, Askew), 4:10.74.
Gloversville-Mayfield 110, Hudson Falls-
South Glens Falls 66
GLOVERSVILLE – Gloversville-Mayfield won nine of 12 events on its way to a Foothills Council win over Hudson Falls-South Glens Falls at the Gloversville Middle School pool.
Jennifer Vickery won the 200-yard individual medley and 100 breaststroke for Gloversville-Mayfield, while Jenna Cordone (200 freestyle), Sam Stewart (50 freestyle), Desiree Ives (500 freestyle) and Kylie Cotugno (100 butterfly) also posted wins.
Gloversville-Mayfield (1-0) also won the 200 medley, 200 freestyle and 400 freestyle relays.
Kailyn Anselment won the 100 backstroke and 100 freestyle for Hudson Falls-South Glens Falls, while Jessica Erickson (1-meter diving) also posted a win.
Hudson Falls-South Glens Falls 66
200 Medley Relay: Gloversville-Mayfield (Diodato, Cotugno, Stewart, Ives), 2:08.91.
200 Freestyle: Cordone (G-M), 2:25.02.
200 Individual Medley: Vickery (G-M), 2:46.23.
50 Freestyle: Stewart (G-M) 27.77.
Diving: Erickson (HF-SGF), 150.75.
100 Butterfly: Cotugno (G-M), 1:12.96.
100 Freestyle: Anselment (HF-SGF), 1:03.46.
500 Freestyle: Ives (G-M), 6:18.48.
200 Freestyle Relay: Gloversville-Mayfield (Cordone, Cotugno, Stewart, Wadsworth), 1:55.98.
100 Backstroke: Anselment (HF-SGF), 1:16.14.
100 Breaststroke: Vickery (G-M), 1:25.59.
400 Freestyle Relay: Gloversville-Mayfield (Wadsworth, Diodato, Cordone, Vickery), 4:31.71.