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Settlemire has strong showing for RHS 
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Riverton's Elena Holguin swam in the Class 4-A West regionals Thursday and Friday at the Riverton Aquatic Center. Photo by Wayne Nicholls

Settlemire has strong showing for RHS swimming

Oct 13, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor

The Riverton High School sophomore was in the runner-up slot in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1:05.77. Gillette's Kelsey Ochsner swam a blistering time of 58.81 to win the regional crown at the Riverton Aquatic Center.

Sophomore swimmer Jordan Settlemire added a second and a fifth for Riverton High School in the second day of the Class 4-A North regionals Friday at the Riverton Aquatic Center.

Settlemire was in the runner-up slot in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1:05.77. Gillette's Kelsey Ochsner swam a blistering time of 58.81 to win the regional crown.

Settlemire was fifth in the 200-yard IM in a time of 2:28.15.

Annie Waldum from Gillette captured the title in 2:28.15.

In the team standings, Gillette ran away with the meet by scoring 383 points. The Wolverines were fourth in the five-team field with 116 points.

Kelly Walsh placed second at 276 points. Sheridan was third (258), and Casper Natrona ended fifth with 31 points.

RHS placers

RHS placed two in the top 10 in the 50-yard freestyle. Taylor Hill was seventh in 27.80, and Karissa Kister finished ninth (28.78).

Elena Holguin checked in seventh in the 500-yard freestyle (6:50.44), and Karissa Kister was eighth in the 100-yard freestyle (1:03.12).

Kassi Kister swam to a ninth in the 100-yard backstroke (1:20.64).

Michaela Kecther placed ninth in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:22.24), and Stephanie Joy was 12th (1:25.62).

In the 1-meter diving, Taylor Hill scored 10th, and Tia Gopp was 12th.

Riverton results from North

4-A conference meet

Team standings

1. Gillette, 383; 2. Kelly Walsh, 276; 3. Sheridan, 258; 4. Riverton, 116; 5. Casper Natrona, 31.

200-yard medley -- 1. Kelly Walsh, 1:55.45; 4. Riverton, 2:11.39.

200-yard freestyle -- 1. Julie Schmitt, Kelly Walsh, 1:59.03; 9. Eleno Holquin, Riverton, 2:28.33; 11. Kassi Kister, Riverton, 2:34.81.

200-yard IM -- 1. Annie Waldum, Gillette, 2:23.32; 5. Jordan Settlemire, Riverton, 2:28.15; 12. Michaela Kecther, Riverton, 2:50.41.

50-yard freestyle -- 1. Iliana Jones, Kelly Walsh, 24.60; 7. Taylor Hill, Riverton, 27.80; 9. Karissa Kister, Riverton, 28.78.

1-meter diving -- 1. Sierra Ellobgen, Kelly Walsh, 336.10; 10. Taylor Hill, Riverton, 252.45; 12. Tia Gopp, Riverton, 197.05.

100-yard butterfly -- 1. Kelsey Ochsner, Gillette, 58.81; 2. Jordan Settlemire, Riverton, 1:05.77.

100-yard freestyle -- 1. Julie Schmitt, Kelly Walsh, 55.47; 8. Karissa Kister, Riverton, 1:03.12.

500-yard freestyle -- 1. Larisa Jones, Kelly Walsh, 5:34.69; 7. Elena Holguin, Riverton, 6:50.44.

200-yard freestyle relay -- 1. Gillette, 1:49.72; 2. Riverton, 1:52.53.

100-yard backstroke -- 1. Kelsey Ochsner, Gillette, 1:00.80; 9. Kassi Kister, Riverton,1 :20.65; 11. Rachel Murray, Riverton, 1:22.44.

100-yard breaststroke -- 1. Annie Waldum, Gillette, 1:10.16; 9. Michaela Kecther, Riverton, 1:22.24; 12. Stephanie Joy, Riverton, 1:25.62.

400-yard freestyle relay -- 1. Kelly Walsh, 3:49.44; 4. Riverton, 4:40.50.

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