DAILY MIRROR STAFF

Talon Lindquist and Ila Hughes led the Kodiak Kingfishers swim team to a sixth-place finish at the Oregon/Region XII Senior Championships that concluded March 9 in Gresham, Ore.

Hughes, a Kodiak High School junior, won four of the five events she competed in, while Lindquist, a Kodiak Middle School eighth-grader, captured two titles.

Hughes won the 50-yard freestyle (23.92 seconds), the 100 free (51.24), the 200 free (2:22.70) and the 200 butterfly (2:06.11). She also placed second in the 100 butterfly (56.35) and was the top female point-getter for the meet.

Lindquist took first in the 200 individual medley (1:57.13) and the 200 backstroke (1:53.38). He also recorded a second in the 200 freestyle (1:53.38) and a third in the 100 breaststroke (53.16).

He set state records for the 13-and 14-year-old division in the 200 IM, the 200 freestyle and the 200 backstroke. His 200 backstroke time is 11th quickest in the nation in his age group.

Dyton Schauff recorded a second-place in the 100 backstroke (53.66), a fifth in the 50 freestyle (22.5) and a sixth in the 200 backstroke (2:00.82).

Blake James posted a sixth in the 100 breaststroke (1:03.71).

Dan Lambert, swimming in his first out-of-state meet made the B finals in the 500 freestyle and the 200 butterfly.

The boys 200 and 400 medley and 200 and 400 freestyle relay teams all set club records.

Contact the Daily Mirror sports department at sports@kodiakdailymirror.com.

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