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Martin sets new records at Kennedy’s Invitational swim meet

Iowa City West/Liberty High tops the field

CEDAR RAPIDS– The combined team of Iowa City West High and Liberty High swimmers continued to set new records Saturday, Sept. 28, as they competed in Cedar Rapids Kennedy’s 2019 Cougar Invitational. The Women of Troy won the meet with 553 team points topping runner-up Johnston (416) and the host Cougars (344).
Liberty High’s Scarlet Martin set a new meet record in the 100-yard freestyle, and a pool and meet record in the 100-yard backstroke with times of 52.94 seconds and 57.63 seconds, respectively. Martin, Ella Hochstetler, Olivia Taeger and Aurora Roghair set a new meet record in the 200-yard freestyle relay with a winning time of 1:39.95. Roghair, a West High student athlete, also set pool and meet records in the 200-yard freestyle and 500-yard freestyle.

2019 Cedar Rapids Kennedy Cougar Invitational results for Iowa City West
Team results — 1, IC West, 553. 2, Johnston, 416. 3, CR Kennedy, 344. 4, Pleasant Valley, 297. 5, Iowa City High, 265. 6, Decorah, 186. 7, Des Moines Roosevelt, 130. 8, CR Jefferson, 114.
Individual results
1-meter diving — 1, Sam Klein (L), 397.65. 3, Austyn Goodale, 369.35. 5, Ainsley Young (L), 348.70.
200-yard medley relay — 3, IC West “A” (Ella Hochstetler, Jenny Geng, Lily Ernst, Jade Roghair), 1:55.00. 7, IC West “B” (Vivian Gibson, Nola Femino, Hailey Noel (L), Makala Hajek (L)), 2:03.89.
200-yard freestyle — 1, Aurora Roghair, 1:51.05* New pool and meet record. 3, J. Roghair, 2:01.36. 6, Lauren Trent (L), 2:02.67.
200-yard IM — 3, Geng, 2:16.01. 4, Ernst, 2:16.70. 9, Hajek, 2:24.01.
50-yard freestyle — 4, Hochstetler, 25.59. 5, Olivia Taeger, 25.70. 13, Anna Reese (L), 27.26. 14, Noel, 27.29.
100-yard butterfly — 1, Ernst, 1:00.26. 4, Gibson, 1:04.10. 5, Noel (L), 1:04.76.
100-yard freestyle — 1, Scarlet Martin (L), 52.94* New meet record. 5, J. Roghair, 56.97. 9, Trent (L), 57.59. 17, Femino, 1:00.68.
500-yard freestyle — 1, A. Roghair, 5:00.84* New pool and meet record. 4, Taeger, 5:20.55.
200-yard freestyle relay — 1, IC West “A” (Hochstetler, Martin (L), Taeger, A. Roghair), 1:39.95* New meet record.
100-yard backstroke — 1, Martin (L), 57.63* New pool and meet record. 4, Hochstetler, 1:00.71. 8, Gibson, 1:05.93.
100-yard breaststroke — 5, Geng, 1:13.00. 7, Reese (L), 1:15.70. 8, Femino, 1:15.96.
400-yard freestyle relay —1, IC West “A” (Taeger, Ernst, Martin (L), A. Roghair), 3:42.60. 2, IC West “B” (Trent (L), Reese (L), J. Roghair, Geng), 3:48.50.