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Posted on Sat, Nov 17, 2012 : 8 p.m.

Maddie Frost leads Saline to third place finish and more state final swimming results

By Staff

Senior Maddie Frost turned in a tremendous all-around performance to help the Saline High School girls swimming and diving team finish third in the MHSAA Division 1 championships at the Holland Aquatic Center on Saturday.

Highlighted by a state championship relay in the 400-yard freestyle, Saline scored 266 points.

Holland West Ottawa won the championship with 293.5 points.

More coverage: Final Standings

Frost was a member of the 400-yard relay team as well as the 200-yard medley relay squad that took second to open Saturday's events. Frost would add a second place finish in the 50-yard freestyle and a fourth in the 100-yard backstroke to round out her day.

Along with Frost, Allison Eppinga, Melanie Schroeder and Amelia Armstrong-Grant swam legs of the championship 400-yard freestyle team.


Huron diver Molly Gelb, above, took home All-State honors for the second year in a row with a sixth place finish.

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After winning back-to-back team championships in 2009 and 2010, the Hornets finished as runner-up last year before this year's third place finish.

Ann Arbor Pioneer and Huron both failed to crack the top-10.

Pioneer did get a second place performance from sophomore diver Christina Lu, who scored a 417.20. Huron's Molly Gelb finished sixth in the diving with a 394.35.

Huron ended up in 15th place with 52 points as a team, while Pioneer was 17th with 42 points scored.

Division 3

The Chelsea Bulldogs finished in 20th place at the Division 3 finals held at Eastern Michigan University. The Bulldogs finished with 32 team points, far behind eventual champions Cranbrook Kingswood who had 361 points.

Talia Dyerly took ninth in the 100-yard freestyle and Wilh Francisco finished 12th in diving for Chelsea.

More coverage: Division 3 final standings

Division 1 coverage: Holland claims second consecutive state championship, Skyline finishes second



Sun, Nov 18, 2012 : 6:21 p.m.

Congratulations to Division 2 divers Haley Feeman and Taylor Hosein of Milan, who finished fourth and fifth at the MHSAA Division 2 Championships at Oakland University!