O-G adds relay team to state qualifiers
Monday, February 17, 2014 10:09 AM
OTTAWA — Ottawa-Glandorf will be competing in three events at the Division II state championships this Thursday in Canton.
The Titans Kathryn Samuelson and Luke Kleman qualified as individuals at Friday's Division II district meet at Cleveland State University. The Lady Titans 200 Medley Relay team earned a state bid over the weekend as their team at the district meet was among the top times in the state from all the districts. Swimming the relay event are Samuelson, Ashley Siefker, Amber Ellerbrock and Briana Fenbert. They were fourth in this event at the district meet.
Samuelson was an individual qualifier in the 100 Backstroke and Kleman qualified in the 200 Freestyle. Both finished second in those races at the district meet.
The Division II state meet gets underway Thursday evening at 5 p.m. in Canton with semi-finals in all these events. The top eight times advance to the finals Friday evening with the next eight times swimming in the B-finals.