Jacks Compete at Minnesota Challenge
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – South Dakota State competed in its final tune-up before the Summit League Championships as the Jacks competed in the Minnesota Challenge this weekend.
SDSU won the 400 freestyle relay as Selina Gilbertson, Devonne Dalin, Emily Campbell and Kaylin Caron finished in 3:35.83. The SDSU women also won the 200 freestyle relay as Samantha Prasher, Fawn Weihl, Foor and Grimit crossed in 1:40.18. Foor also won the 50 free in 24.48. Grimit also took third in the 200 free with a time of 1:53.67.
Andrea Budahl won the 500 free in 5:07.01 and took second in the 200 butterfly with a mark of 2:07.63.
Kendra Hinton won the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:32.08 and finished the 200 IM in second place with a time of 2:16.41 and third in the 300 IM with a time of 4:47.81. Jessie Hendricks placed second in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:08.77, while Hadlie Overhue also placed second in the 200 back in 2:14.01.
On the boards, the Jacks finished second and third in the women’s 1-meter dive as Alecia Winston and Olivia Olesiak recorded marks of 241.60 and 236.00, respectively. Olesiak also placed sixth in the 3-meter, while Winston took seventh. They recorded dives of 254.35 and 226.35, respectively. SDSU also took third and fourth in the men’s 3-meter, as Clark Kocourek and Connor Florand dove 314.25 and 299.75. The duo also placed sixth and seventh in the 1-meter with marks of 298.20 and 291.25.
SDSU returns to the pool on Feb. 19 as the Jacks compete in the Summit League Championships in Indianapolis, Ind.