Wolves’ Swimmer Takes Home 4th NSIC Honor of the Season

BURNSVILLE, MN (NSUWolves.com) – For the 4th time this year, Northern State senior Hannah Kastigar has been honored as the NSIC Swimmer of the Week.


Quick Hits on the Wolves

– Hannah Kastigar picked up two individual wins against U-Mary Friday evening in the 200 IM and 200 fly. Kastigar picked up another “B” cut finish in the 200 fly with a time of 2:04.24.

– Josie Gillund picked up a race win in the 100 freestyle with a time of 55.68.

– Shayna Asuncion picked up her first win of the season in the 200 breaststroke.

– The team of Murdock, Maida Walters, and Josie Gillund, and Hannah Kastigar picked up the second straight week with a relay victory 400 freestyle.

– The Wolves as a team picked up five race wins and 15 top-three finishes in the dual against U-Mary.


NSIC Swimmer of the Week – Hannah Kastigar, SR, Aberdeen (SD)

– Picked up race wins in the 200 butterfly, the 200 IM, and part of the 400 freestyle relay team that finished first

– Her time in the 200 butterfly was under the “B” cut time by one second, she finished the race with a time of 2:04.24

– Her time in the 200 IM was less than one second away from the “B” cut line, she finished with a time of 2:06.05

– She ran to a 23rd place finish at the NSIC Cross Country Championship on Saturday morning.

– Named NSIC Swimmer of the Week for the fourth time this season (9/9/18, 9/16/18, 9/23/18)