BIG LAKE HORNETS DIVER Lily Noble took third place in this week’s win versus the Cambridge-isanti Bluejackets. (Submitted photo).

Swimmers, divers edge Cambridge-Isanti, 97-84

Staff Writer
Jennifer Edwards


The Big Lake Hornets varsity swimming and diving team beat Cambridge-Isanti 97-84 in an exciting meet at home this week.
Kelli Poffenberger, Lara Wellumson. Erin Ralph and Sarah Rebrovich took second place in the 200 medley relay with a time of 2:04.06.
Cassie Jahn won the 200 free style with a time of 2:02.72. Jordyn Robarge was second with a time of 2:09.24.
Laurel Pietrzak won the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:30.74. Erin Ralph was second with 2:34.03 and Lara Wellumson was third with a time of 2:37.59. 
Maggie Knier won the 50 freestyle with a time of 26.57. Rebrovich took second place with a time of 28.16. Bailey Goracke was third with a time of 28.43.
Lily Noble took third place for the Hornets in the diving competition with 174.10 points. Cacia Sandford had 173.25 points and Clare Adams had 166.00.
Erin Ralph took second place in the 200 butterfly with a time of 1:09.53. Gabbie Werner was third with a time of 1:11.20.
Cassie Jahn took first place in the 100 freestyle with a time of 55.59. Knier was second with a time of 59.22.
Laurin Ebert won the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:50.96. Pietrzak was second with a time of 6:02.00. Morgan Ireland finished in fourth place with a time of 6:24.18.
Knier, Robarge, Pietrzak and Jahn won the 200 free relay with a time of 1:49.09.  Goracke, Wellumson, Ralph and Rebrovich finished in third place with a time of 1:53.57.
Poffenberger took second place in the 100 backstroke with a time of 1:08.47. Werner was third with a time of 1:12.27.
“We have one last home meet Tuesday,” said Coach Brittany Gronewold. “And we will be honoring our seniors as well.”
The Hornets face the Buffalo Bison at 6 p.m. before moving on to sections at Sauk Rapids-Rice Nov. 8. The JV championship begins Thursday, Oct. 24 at Princeton, starting at 5 p.m. and continues the following day at St. Michael Albertville.


BABY LIAM SCHUMACHER and marathon runner Amy Visci who returns to Boston this year to support Team Liam. (Submitted photo).

WATERSHED EVENT. Sherburne SWCD Watershed Coordinator Tiffany Determan will host the third-annual Mississippi Watershed Event Thursday, April 24 from 4-7 p.m. in the Monticello Community Center at 505 Walnut St. SWCD staff and experts from state and federal agencies will be on hand to discuss lake and stream renovation projects, and refreshments will be served. (David Hannula photo.)

PAPER TRAIL. Newspapers, tax records, plat books and dozens of other books and printed items in the collection at the Sherburne History Center were highlighted during the "Day at the Museum" tour at the facility last Saturday. One day, the newspapers shown here and many others will be available on a computer screen, SHC officials said, making family historical research a much more convenient process. (David Hannula photo.)

OUTSTANDING FORESTRY AWARD. Sherburne SWCD Conservationist Gina Hugo received this Minnesota Community Forestry Award in March for her work in five urban communities in the previous year. (David Hannula photos.)

POSING FOR A PICTURE WITH THE EASTER BUNNY are Johnny, Olivia, Joe and Jacob O’Brien. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).