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Downers Grove North girls take second in state swimming

Published: Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 8:53 a.m. CDT

WINNETKA – The Downers Grove North girls swimming and diving team capped an impressive season with a second place finish at the state finals meet at New Trier.

The Trojans won four events and tallied 157 points, 3.5 points shy of state champion New Trier.

Senior Gabby Sims placed first in the 100-yard backstroke and 100 freestyle. Sims also helped North take first in the 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay.

This season, the Trojans also went undefeated during West Suburban Silver Conference dual meets and won a sectional meet on Saturday, Nov. 23.

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