Boys Swimming and Diving: Woodbury loses a close meet to Forest Lake
Forest Lake 95, Woodbury 89
After a successful weekend at the University of Minnesota, Woodbury traveled to Forest Lake for a swim meet on Tuesday.
It was a close battle, but Forest Lake finished on top with a 95-89 victory over Woodbury.
The meet started with Forest Lake winning the 200-yard medley relay, but the Royals bounced back pretty fast. Lukas Hruby won the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:51.50, while Tim Rizzo finished in first at the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:04.63.
Forest Lake came back to win the next three events, but Woodbury placed high in those events as well. Christian Garcia Heublein finished second in the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.44.
Alexander Kim also finished second in the 100 butterfly with a time of 58.17. Hruby came back to the pool and gave Woodbury a first-place finish again in the 100 freestyle.
Rizzo also went back into the pool for the 500 freestyle and finished with a time of 4:45.77, which gave him first place in the event.
Then, Forest Lake took back first in the 100 backstroke, but Andy Jang ended up second in the race with a time of 1:04.03. Logan Anderson gave the Royals a first-place finish again in the 100 breaststroke as he finished in 1:08.49.
Forest Lake won the 200 freestyle relay, but Woodbury swept the 400 freestyle relay to end the night in a close loss for the Royals.
Woodbury hopes to change the score into a win on Thursday, Jan. 10 at 6 p.m. as the Royals travel to Stillwater for a conference meet.