Swimming and Diving: Southridge's Freund, Kamiakin's Anderson qualify for state

October 4, 2012 

Southridge diver Danielle Freund and the Kamiakin duo of Danielle Brandon and Jessica Anderson qualified for the Class 3A state championships for the second year in a row Thursday.

Freund posted a score of 335.00 at an 11-dive meet at Richland’s Prout Pool, while Brandon hit 317.30 and Anderson finished with 304.95. The state-qualifying 3A standard is 300 points.

Brandon qualified for state two weeks ago with a total of 301.10 at an 11-dive meet in Kennewick.


1, Danielle Freund (Southridge) 335.00. 2, Danielle Brandon (Kamiakin) 317.30. 3, Jessica Anderson (Kam) 304.95. 4, Carly Garland (Richland) 295.90. 5, Kayla Lasater (Hanford) 253.05. 6, Amanda Andersen (Han) 241.00. 7, Natalie Cramer (Han) 225.40. 8, Abby Wood (Rich) 201.00. 9, Kiana Safford (SR) 193.95. 10, Natalie Sinclair (Rich) 183.45. 11, Amanda Fitzsimmons (Kam) 161.75. 12, Kiana Smith (Kam) 158.80.

CWAC dual: Hailey Rankin won the 200-yard freestyle and 100 butterfly in state-qualifying times Tuesday to help Prosser defeat Ellensburg 90-76.

Rankin was timed at 2 minutes, 6.36 seconds in the 200 free and 1:02.80 in the 100 fly.

Rankin also was on the winning 400 free relay team with Karlie Lusk, Danielle McKeirnan and Becky Wildman as the Mustangs finished in 4:13.58.

McKeirnan had an individual victory in the 500 free, clocking in at 6:20.63, while Kate Burnett took the 100 breaststroke in 1:22.40.

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