Swimming: Elks place 6th in true-team section

The Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman swimmers placed sixth among eight teams at the section true-team meet Saturday at St. Cloud Tech, with Maple Grove placing first as always.

The Elks had won first-place entrant, sophomore Andrew Bronshteyn in diving with 403.25 points.

Aaron Schwab placed 6th in the butterfly and 4th in the breaststroke, with Owen Musgjerd 10th in the breaststroke.

Spencer Hlavacheck placed 7th and Jake Kohorst 14th in the 100 freestyle. Hlavacheck was 11th and Nick Kopp 13th in backstroke. Kohorst placed 11th, Odrey Bechtel 12th and Andrew Weisgram 15th in the 200 individual medley. Nick Kopp was 13th in the 200 freestyle and Musgjerd 13th in 50 freestyle.

The top relay finish was 6th in the 200 freestyle by Bechtel, Kohorst, Weisgram and Schwab.

(Listed are top-15 finishes for individuals.)

Rogers placed seventh. Best finish for the Royals was Derek Jacobson placing 8th in the 100 freestyle.

Next for the Elks is the Cambridge-Isanti Invitational next Saturday.

Team scoring

(1) Maple Grove 1472
(2) St. Michael-Albertville 1422
(3) St. Cloud Tech 1257
(4) Brainerd 1208
(5) Buffalo 999
(6) Elk River 877
(7) Rogers 205
(8) Big Lake 39