WILLMAR — Facing off against one of the powers of the Central Lakes Conference, the Willmar girls swimming and diving team took a 100-80 loss to Sartell on Thursday.

The Sabres go to 4-1 in the CLC this year while the Cardinals drop to 0-4.

Willmar got a win in the 100-yard backstroke when senior Ava Brogren hit the board with a time of 1 minute, 2.83 seconds. She beat Sartell’s Sienna Albjerg, who was second at 1:05.29.

Brogren also took second in the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:18.83 while the Sabres’ Holly Lenarz won with a time of 2:13.95. Lenarz also won the 500 freestyle at 5:22.55.

Willmar sophomore Cate Brogren extends out during the backstroke portion of the 200-yard medley relay during a Central Lakes Conference meet against Sartell on Thursday at Willmar High School. 

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Willmar sophomore Cate Brogren extends out during the backstroke portion of the 200-yard medley relay during a Central Lakes Conference meet against Sartell on Thursday at Willmar High School. Joe Brown / West Central Tribune

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Also getting two wins apiece for Sartell were: Madeline Francois (50 free, 25.62; 100 free, 56.58); and Emma Yao (100 butterfly, 1:03.79; 100 breaststroke, 1:10.02).

Megann Jobin (200 free, 2:06.86) and Hailey Westrup (diving, 219.25 points) also locked up individual wins for the Sabres.

Kaylee Hurley (100 butterfly, 1:10.79) and Kylie Portiin (diving, 171.75) each took second in their respective events for Willmar.

The Cardinals return to action at 6 p.m. Tuesday against Marshall at Southwest Minnesota State University.

Willmar senior Ava Brogren goes up for a gulp of air during the breaststroke portion of the 200-yard medley relay during a Central Lakes Conference meet against Sartell on Thursday at Willmar High School. 

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Willmar senior Ava Brogren goes up for a gulp of air during the breaststroke portion of the 200-yard medley relay during a Central Lakes Conference meet against Sartell on Thursday at Willmar High School. Joe Brown / West Central Tribune

Girls Swimming

Sartell 100, Willmar 80

200 MEDLEY RELAY – (1) Sartell 1:54.71 … (2) Willmar (Cate Brogren, Ava Brogren, Grace Bjur, Noelle Becker) 2:06.65
200 FREESTYLE – (1) Megann Jobin, S, 2:06.86 … (2) Joslynn Stewart, S, 2:14.74
200 INDIVIDUAL MEDLEY – (1) Holly Lenarz, S, 2:13.95 … (2) A. Brogren, W, 2:18.82
50 FREESTYLE – (1) Madeline Francois, S, 25.62 … (2) Janie Martin, S, 27.29 … (3) Becker, W, 28.15
DIVING – (1) Hailey Westrup, S, 219.25 … (2) Kylie Portiin, W, 171.75
100 BUTTERFLY – (1) Emma Yao, S, 1:03.79 … (2) Kaylee Hurley, W, 1:10.79
100 FREESTYLE – (1) Francois, S, 56.58 … (2) Stewart, S, 1:01.22
500 FREESTYLE – (1) Lenarz, S, 5:22.55 … (2) Jobin, S, 5:43.35
200 FREESTYLE RELAY – (1) Sartell 1:46.76 … (2) Willmar (Bjur, C. Brogren, Hurley, Aubrey Schueler) 1:52.45
100 BACKSTROKE – (1) A. Brogren, W, 1:02.83 … (2) Sienna Albjerg, S, 1:05.29
100 BREASTSTROKE – (1) Yao, S, 1:10.02 … (2) Hailey Cota, S, 1:18.64
400 FREESTYLE RELAY – (1) Sartell 3:56.32 … (2) Willmar (A. Brogren, C. Brogren, Becker, Schueler) 4:00.37

Willmar junior Grace Bjur swims the butterfly portion of the 200-yard medley relay during a Central Lakes Conference meet against Sartell on Thursday at Willmar High School. 

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Willmar junior Grace Bjur swims the butterfly portion of the 200-yard medley relay during a Central Lakes Conference meet against Sartell on Thursday at Willmar High School. Joe Brown / West Central Tribune

Hutchinson 56, Litchfield 44

Litchfield dropped to 3-4 in dual meets this season after Hutchinson got the Wright County Conference win at Litchfield High School.

Adallia Bruning got a pair of wins for the Dragons, taking first in the 200-yard freestyle (2 minutes, 11.40 seconds) and 500 freestyle (5:56.24). Ellie Brown took the top spot in the 50 freestyle (26.40) while finishing second in the 100 freestyle (58.23). Adeline Lundin placed first in the 100 butterfly (1:05.76) and also took second in diving (137.10 points).

Litchfield competes at 10 a.m. Saturday at the St. Cloud Apollo Invitational.

200 MEDLEY RELAY – (1) Hutchinson 1:48.95 … (3) Litchfield (Adeline Lundin, Holly Lagergren, Alex Carlson, Adallia Bruning) 2:03.43
200 FREESTYLE – (1) Bruning, L, 2:11.40
200 INDIVIDUAL MEDLEY – (1) Kasidy Brecht, H, 2:16.21 … (3) Lagergren, L, 2:30.33
50 FREESTYLE – (1) Ellie Brown, L, 26.40
DIVING – (1) Riley Borka, H, 156.40 … (2) Lundin, L, 137.10
100 BUTTERFLY – (1) Lundin, L, 1:05.76
100 FREESTYLE – (1) Madilyn Gehrke, H, 54.88 … (2) Brown, L, 58.23
500 FREESTYLE – (1) Bruning, L, 5:56.24
200 FREESTYLE RELAY – (1) Hutchinson 1:39.38 … (2) Litchfield (Margaret Boerema, Carlson, Cora Huhn, Brown) 1:50.23
100 BACKSTROKE – (1) Jaiden Mezera, H, 1:04.80 … (3) Boerema, L, 1:14.20
100 BREASTSTROKE – (1) Izabelle Schwartz, H, 1:12.93 … (2) Lagergren, L, 1:15.24

400 FREESTYLE RELAY – (1) Hutchinson 3:37.89 … (2) Litchfield (Lundin, Bruning, Carlson, Lagergren) 4:06.99