WILLMAR — Ava Brogren kept up her solid stretch of swimming while Sophie Smith also reached the top of the podium for Willmar in a 114-72 non-conference loss to Marshall Tuesday at Willmar High School.

Competing in the 1-meter dive, Smith compiled a score of 159.10, leading a 1-2-3 finish for the Cardinals. Kim Joneson followed Smith with 144.45 while Emily Hunt was third at 143.65.

Willmar's Sophie Smith finished in first place in the 1-meter dive with a score of 159.10 during Tuesday's non-conference meet against Marshall at Willmar High School. 

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Willmar's Sophie Smith finished in first place in the 1-meter dive with a score of 159.10 during Tuesday's non-conference meet against Marshall at Willmar High School. Joe Brown / West Central Tribune

Brogren came away as the 100-yard breaststroke winner with a time of 1 minute, 12.84 seconds. She also placed second in the 200 individual medley at 2:21.64.

Edyn Saulsbury had a pair of second-place finishes in the 50 (27.51) and the 100 freestyle (59.69). Natalie Arends was the runner-up in the 100 backstroke at 1:12.14.

Willmar returns home Thursday for a Central Lakes Conference dual with Rocori.

Marshall 114, Willmar 72

200 MEDLEY RELAY – (1) Marshall 2:05.06 (2) Willmar (Natalie Arends, Adia Laidlaw, Aubrey Schueler, Ana Hernandez 2:07.98)
200 FREESTYLE – (1) Lydia Hurst, M, 2:09.58 (3) Kiana Gallinger, W, 2:12.78 (4) Allie Evink, W, 2:17.80 (5) Cate Brogren, W, 2:20.76
200 INDIVIDUAL MEDLEY – (1) Nyssa Bentz, M, 2:19.08 (2) Ava Brogren, W, 2:21.64 (5) Shelby Reed, W, 2:41.84
50 FREESTYLE – (1) Amelie Schmidtke, M, 25.87 (2) Edyn Saulsbury, W, 27.51 (4) Avery Welsh, W, 28.28 (5) Laidlaw, W, 28.50
DIVING – (1) Sophie Smith, W, 159.10 (2) Kim Joneson, W, 144.45 (3) Emily Hunt, W, 143.65
100 BUTTERFLY – (1) Bentz, M, 1:02.12 (3) Schueler, W, 1:12.41 (5) Grace Vierhuf, W, 1:14.73
100 FREESTYLE – (1) Schmidtke, M, 56.86 (2) Saulsbury, W, 59.69 (3) Welsh, W, 1:01.87 (5) Evink, W, 1:03.08
500 FREESTYLE – (1) Kaylie Stucke, M, 5:41.60 (3) Gallinger, W, 5:50.31 (5) C Brogren, W, 6:07.58
200 FREESTYLE RELAY – (1) Marshall 1:43.36 (2) Willmar (Saulsbury, Evink, Welsh, A Brogren) 1:49.55
100 BACKSTROKE – (1) Mansi Bell, M, 1:09.41 (2) Arends, W, 1:12.14 (5) Sofia Lynum, W, 1:17.38
100 BREASTSTROKE – (1) A Brogren, W, 1:12.84 (5) Laidlaw, W, 1:22.97

400 FREESTYLE RELAY – (1) Marshall 3:50.45 (2) Willmar (Saulsbury, Evink, Welsh, A Brogren) 4:03.81