Midland Dow finishes 10th in girls swimming state final

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Midland Dow junior Ella Roberson led the Chargers to a 10th-place finish Saturday in the Division 2 girls swimming state meet at Oakland University.

Birmingham Seaholm won the title with 314.5 points, with Dow taking 10th with 87 points. Saginaw Heritage was 28th with 11 points, all coming from Ella Banning’s eighth-place finish in the 100-yard backstroke in 59.37 seconds.

Roberson finished third in the 500 freestyle in 5:02.69 and fourth in the 200 freestyle in 1:52.37. Roberson also swam a leg on Dow’s 200 medley relay, which finished sixth in 1:49.31. Roberson teamed with Chloe Stafford, Lauren Burgard and Emmy Sower.

Emily Krzciok gave Dow an eighth-place finish in diving with 332.50 points.


Perennial powers East Grand Rapids, Seaholm, Ann Arbor Pioneer earn girls swim state titles