Dodgers in the pool

CARROLL – The Fort Dodge girls swim team took on Spencer and Carroll in a triangular here Thursday.

The Dodgers lost to Spencer, 77-24, and Carroll, 65-36.

Ashley Graham placed third in the 200 freestyle with a personal-best time of 2:25.07. Graham was also fourth in the 500 freestyle (6:28.49).

Shay Saathoff (100 breaststroke, 1:19.54) also registered a third-place showing.

Gretta Leigh finished fourth in the 100 freestyle (1:04.71), as did Elli Russell in the 100 backstroke (1:14.62) and Lehr Thorson in the 50 freestyle (personal-best 28.62).

”We were right in it for a while against Carroll and had really good times during the first portion of the meet,” FDSH head coach Rosie Ellendson said. ”The girls are swimming hard. We just need to keep at it and drop times as much as possible from here.”

The Dodgers face Mason City at 5 p.m. on Tuesday.