It was Senior Night for the Austin Packers boys swimming and diving team at Bud Higgins Pool Thursday night as they played host to the Rochester Mayo Spartans in a Big 9 Conference dual meet, and it was the visiting Spartans coming away with a 94-73 win.
High finishers for the Packers Thursday evening included the team’s 200 Medley Relay team of Brent Dahl, Hunter Peters, Lucas Meyers and Zach Evenson, as they took first with a time of 1:45.13, Evenson was second in the 200 Freestyle with a time of 1:58.73, and Meyers was third for Austin in the 200 Individual Medley with a time of 2:19.53.
Brent Dahl swam to a first-place finish for the Packers in the 50 Freestyle with a time of 23.40 seconds, Riley Ferguson and Gage Rasmussen claimed the top two spots in 1-Meter Diving Thursday evening, as Ferguson tallied 218.85 points for first, while Rasmussen toaled 161.15 points for second, Lucas Meyers was third in the 100 Butterfly with a time of 1:01.15, Hunter Peters was third for the Packers in the 100 Freestyle with a final time of 53.92 seconds, and Brent Dahl claimed first place in the 500 Freestyle with a time of 5:02.64. Austin’s 200 Freestyle Relay team of Zach Evenson, Zach Voogd, Noah Holt and Lucas Meyers took second Thursday night with a final time of 1:40.29, Hunter Peters and Zach Evenson went 1-2 in the 100 Breaststroke with times of 1:07.23 and 1:14.76, respectively, and the 400 Freestyle Relay team of Brent Dahl, Noah Holt, Simon Pischke and Hunter Peters were first Thursday night with a time of 3:51.39.
Austin returns to action in Rochester Tuesday evening versus the John Marshall Rockets, with the action scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m. that evening.