MHS girls sunk by Dowling

WEST DES MOINES — The Marshalltown girls swimming and diving team opened up CIML Iowa Conference competition on Tuesday with a 146-39 loss to Dowling Catholic.

Junior diver Ali Trowbridge was the only event winner on the night, taking first in the diving with a total score of 242.55. Her twin sister Sami finished third with a 225.75.

In the pool, Shakira Herrera took third in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1 minute, 5 seconds. The 200-yard medley relay team of Jacqueline Wahl, Kelsey Bartles, Klaudia Hernandez and Cori Jorgensen and the 200-yard freestyle relay team of Emily Manis, Bartles, Hernandez and Wahl both also took third.

The Bobcats (2-2) hit the pool again on Thursday when they travel to Grinnell for a dual meet.