The Ottumwa Courier

September 6, 2013

Bulldog swimmers fall to Ankeny

By Courier sports staff
Ottumwa Courier

---- — OTTUMWA — The Ottumwa girls swim team lost to a formidable Ankeny team 133-37 Thursday in its first second dual of the season.

Ottumwa’s Caroline Carlson took second in the 100 breastroke with a time of 1:21.65 and her Ellen Carlson, Caroline’s younger sister, finished second in the 50 freestyle with 27:79.

Meanwhile, Claire Carlson snared third in the 50 freestyle with 27.79 and Marissa Rupalo placed fourth in the 100 butterfly and the 200 freestyle. Ellen Carlson also snared fourth in the 500 freestyle with 6:44.67 and the girls relay teams finished fourth in the 200 freestyle, the 200 medley and the 400 freestyle rela.

Ottumwa will compete again at Des Moines Lincoln Tuesday.