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On Friday the Greater Muskegon co-op girls swim team travelled to Zeeland West to battle in the O-K Rainbow Conference Meet.

The Turtles earned a fifth place finish with a score of 228 and swam to a two day total of 78 person record swims and dives.

Senior Katie Cree qualified for the MHSAA diving regionals, posting a 10th place finish with 275.60 points. Also, junior Robyn Hunt, was named to the 2021 O-K Rainbow Tier 1 All Conference Team.

Several Turtles helped lead the team.

Caroline Carlson took seventh in the 200 Free with a time of 2:06.67 and a third place finish in the 100 Back at 1:04.10. Hunt posted fourth in the 100 Fly, posting a time of 1:03.97 and third place in the 500 Free at 5:35.83.

Sydney Sytsema ended fifth in the 50 Free with a time of 25.71 and 6th in the 100 Free with 56.64.

The relay team of Carlson, Naomi Huttenga, Hunt and Sytsema earned a fourth place finish in the 200 Medley Relay with a time of 1:57.91 while the team of Carlson, Gabby Gaston, Hunt and Sytsema also finished fourth recording a time of 3:48.47.

As the season comes to a close Coach Mick Homan can’t help but be proud of his squad.

“I couldn’t have asked for a better send off than to see the Turtles give their all in every race and walked off the pool deck with their heads held high,” said Homan.

The Greater Muskegon Turtles wrap up the season with a record of 3-3 for league action and 6-5 on the season.