The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

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April 6, 2013

Swimming: Local relay team finishes third at nationals

By The Daily Item

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- On the third day at the National YMCA Competitive Swimming and Diving Championships, the Sunbury YMCA 200 yard freestyle relay team, consisting of local swimmers Adriana Grabski (Mifflinburg), Emily Maxwell (Lewisburg), Caitlin Foley (Lewisburg) and Katie Saloky (Central Columbia), finished third with a time of 1:33.27.

Their time was just 0.22 seconds off the first place finishers from York and York County YMCA's time.

Saloky's prelims swim in the 100 yard breaststroke qualified her for the B final, and she finished 14th overall in a time of 1:04.71.

The Sunbury girls 400 yard medley relay team finished 10th overall with a time of 3:48.68 to qualify for the B final as well.

Foley swam a personal best 2:04.01 in the 200 yard backstroke preliminaries earlier in the day on Friday while Hunter Krum swam a personal best of 1:56.85 in the same event.

Krum also finished the prelims in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:47.58.

The swimming concludes today.

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