Cosmos swim meet marks the end of an era

BROKEN BOW--This past weekend the Broken Bow Cosmos Swim Team hosted their annual swim meet. It also marked the end of an age. The swim meet was the last 50-meter competition to take place in Broken Bow. The new pool that’s slated to open next summer is 25 meters in length. There was a strong showing from the swimmers that swam for the final time in the only pool they’ve known. Blake Denson placed first in the Male 8 and under 100-meter freestyle and was runner-up in the 50 meter freestyle and 200 meter freestyle. Cody Dierking took gold in the Male 15 & over 50-meter freestyle. Dierking was the runner-up in both the 200-meter freestyle and 100-meter freestyle. Tyler Kozisek was the Male 15 & over champion in the 50-meter freestyle and was runner-up in the 200-meter individual medley. Chay Nelson took home various honors in the Male 13-14 division. Nelson was the champion in the 200-meter individual medley, 200-meter breaststroke, 200-meter butterfly, 100-meter butterfly, 100-meter freestyle and 800-meter freestyle. Nelson was runner-up in the 400-meter freestyle and 100-meter butterfly. Andrew Pracht did well in the Male 15 & over division. Pracht was the champion in the 400-meter freestyle, 100-meter breaststroke, and 200-meter freestyle. Pracht was the runner-up in the 200-meter breaststroke and 50-meter freestyle. Grant Shinn did well in the Male 18 & over division. Shinn took first-place honors in the 200-meter individual medley, 100-meter backstroke, 200-meter breaststroke and 400-meter individual medley. Shinn was runner-up in the 100-meter breaststroke and 50-meter freestyle. Aaron Smith took home three first place medals in the Male 15 & over division. Smith won the 100-meter freestyle, 1500-meter freestyle and 800-meter freestyle. Morgan Hueftle medaled in the Female 15 & over division. Hueftle placed first in the 200-meter individual medley and 50-meter freestyle and was runner-up in the 100-meter breaststroke. Madison Jackson took home numerous first-place honors in the Female 8 & under division. Jackson won gold in the 50-meter backstroke, 50-meter butterfly, 100-meter freestyle and 50-meter freestyle. In the Female 15 & over division, Baily Kirkpatrick medaled in three events. Kirkpatrick was the champion in the 100-meter freestyle, 50-meter freestyle and runner-up in the 100-meter breaststroke. In the Female 11-12 division Tori Meschke took home gold in 100-meter freestyle and 400-meter individual medley and was runner-up in the 200-meter freestyle. Natalya Nelson placed in the Female 11-12 division. Nelson was the champion in the 200-meter breaststroke and 50-meter breaststroke. Nelson was the runner-up in the 200-meter individual medley. Krisha Scott medaled in the Female 13-14 division. Scott was the 100-meter freestyle champion and runner-up in the 400-meter freestyle. Kendra Staab medaled in the Female 13-14 division. Staab was the champion in the 50-meter freestyle and 400-meter freestyle. Staab was the runner-up in the 200-meter freestyle and 800-meter freestyle. Individual results are as follows:BOYS Tanner Butler (9-10)8th-50-meter freestyle 1:09.89 Tristan Butler (8-Under)10th-50-meter freestyle 2:08.63 Evan Cyboron (8-under)9th-50-meter freestyle 1:47.33 Joshua Cymoron (11-12)2nd-200-meter individual medley 5:08.694th-100-meter breaststroke 2:55.764th-50-meter butterfly 1:06.315th-200-meter freestyle 4:11.876th-50-meter freestyle 50:326th-50-meter backstroke 1:06.557th-50-meter breaststroke 1:19.438th-100-meter freestyle 1:50.82 Blake Denson (8-under)1st-100-meter freestyle 2:03.152nd-50-meter butterfly 1:29.392nd-50-meter freestyle 51.562nd-200-meter freestyle 4:43.794th-100-meter backstroke 2:55.95 Cody Dierking (15-over)1st-50-meter freestyle 32.512nd-100-meter freestyle 1:18.612nd-200-meter freestyle 2:59.90 Lathan Duda (8-under)4th-50-meter freestyle 1:14.01 Ryan Jackson (8-under)3rd-50-meter backstroke 1:40.136th-50-meter freestyle 1:25.50 Tyler Kozisek (15-over)1st-50-meter freestyle 28.722nd-200-meter individual medley 3:02.153rd-100-meter freestyle 1:08.24 Hunter Maynard (11-12)5th-50-meter freestyle 48.557th-50-meter backstroke 1:12.359th-100-meter freestyle 1:58.68 Shay Nelson (13-14)1st-200-meter individual medley 3:27.221st-200-meter breaststroke 3:38.691st-100-meter freestyle 1:28.121st-200-meter butterfly 4:14.561st-50-meter freestyle 41.521st-800-meter freestyle 14.08.422nd-400-meter freestyle 6:42.652nd-100-meter butterfly 4:14.563rd-200-meter freestyle 3:23.894th-100-meter breaststroke 1:42.87 Jett Petit (11-12)2nd-50-meter freestyle 41.843rd-100-meter freestyle 1:39.424th-50-meter backstroke 53.594th-50-meter breaststroke 1:00.314th-200-meter freestyle 3:59.74 Andrew Pracht (15-over)1st-400-meter freestyle 6:34.221st-100-meter breaststroke 1:38.971st-200-meter freestyle 2:51.562nd-200-meter breaststroke 3:53.622nd-50-meter freestyle 29:414th-100-meter freestyle 1:09.16 Matthew Pracht (11-12)5th-50-meter backstroke 1:06.475th-100-meter freestyle Tristan Sawyer-Kociemba (11-12)6th-100-meter freestyle 1:44.037th-50-meter freestyle 52.33 Grant Shinn (15-over)1st-200-meter individual medley 3:17.491st-100-meter backstroke 1:37.921st-200-meter breaststroke 3:40.211st-400-meter individual medley2nd-100-meter breaststroke 1:41.582nd-50-meter freestyle 35.093rd-100-meter freestyle 1:24.83 Aaron Smith (15-over) 1st-100-meter freestyle 1:13.051st-1500-meter freestyle 27.10.811st-800-meter freestyle 13.09.852nd-200-meter individual medley 3:28.824th-50-meter freestyle 31.93 Aaron Staab (15-over)2nd-800-meter freestyle 15.41.893rd-100-meter breaststroke 1:47.083rd-50-meter freestyle 38.654th-100-meter freestyle Tyler Staab (15-over)3rd-200-meter individual medley 4:32.913rd-200-meter freestyle 3:49.784th-100-meter breaststroke 2:07.834th-50-meter freestyle 40.475th-100-meter freestyle 1:33.51 Griffin Wright (9-10)5th-50-meter freestyle 54.905th-200-meter freestyle 4:43.116th-50-meter butterfly 1:41.428th-100-meter freestyle 2:14.61 GIRLS Liz Cramer (13-14)3rd-200-meter individual medley 4:05.634th-200-meter freestyle 3:23.865th-100-meter backstroke 2:03.715th-100-meter freestyle 1:30.256th-100-meter breaststroke 2:14.028th-50-meter freestyle 37.95 Alyssa Cyboron (9-10)4th-50-meter backstroke 1:02.844th-100-meter backstroke 2:21.224th-50-meter freestyle 48.977th-50-meter butterfly 1:17.168th-100-meter breaststroke 2:30.478th-50-meter breaststroke 1:11.949th-100-meter freestyle 2:04.19 Kassidy Cyboron (8-under)2nd-200-meter freestyle 5:51.083rd-50-meter backstroke 1:12.943rd-100-meter freestyle 2:30.137th-100-meter backstroke 3:02.068th-50-meter freestyle 1:17.05 Kerri DeGroff (13-14)2nd-50-meter freestyle 49.966th-100-meter backstroke 2:21.927th-100-meter freestyle 1:57.18 Emily Flint (11-12)2nd-50-meter freestyle 42.595th-50-meter backstroke 52.215th-100-meter backstroke 2:06.895th-50-meter butterfly 56.79 Emily Fox (9-10)10th-50-meter breaststroke 1:37.31 Morgan Hueftle (15-over)1st-200 meter individual medley 3:10.951st-50-meter freestyle 32.342nd-100-meter breaststroke 1:32.16 Madison Jackson (8-under)1st-50-meter backstroke 1:11.171st-50-meter butterfly 1:23.691st-100-meter freestyle 2:15.221st-50-meter freestyle 1:02.52 Baily Kirkpatrick (15-over)1st-100-meter freestyle 1:33.251st-50-meter freestyle 40.342nd-100-breaststroke1:50.46 Tori Meschke (11-12)1st-100-meter freestyle 1:30.841st-400-meter individual medley 8:02.722nd-200-meter freestyle 3:17.113rd-50-meter butterfly 50.863rd-100-meter butterfly 1:53.804th-100-meter backstroke 1:54.325th-100-meter breaststroke 2:04.875th-50-meter freestyle 40.456th-50-meter backstroke 52.386th-50-meter breaststroke 57.76 Hailey Myers (9-10)8th-50-meter freestyle 56.52 Natalya Nelson (11-12)1st-200-meter breaststroke 3:40.281st-50-meter breaststroke 47.492nd-200-meter individual medley 3:51.424th-100-meter butterfly 2:12.035th-200-meter freestyle 3:32.766th-50-meter freestyle 43.706th-50-meter butterfly 58.827th-100-meter freestyle 1:41.51 Graycee Oeltjen (8-under)5th-50-meter backstroke 1:17.206th-100-meter backstroke 2:57.037th-50-meter freestyle 1:15.07 Madison Province (8-under)9th-100-meter freestyle 4:08.24 Sidney Province (8-under)2nd-50-meter backstroke 1:12.243rd-50-meter freestyle 1:07.23 Kailyn Scott (8-under)6th-50-meter freestyle 1:12.05 Krisha Scott (13-14)1st-100-meter freestyle 1:22.172nd-400-meter freestyle 7:43.59 Kendra Staab (13-14)1st-400-meter freestyle 6:44.361st-50-meter freestyle 34.662nd-200-meter freestyle 3:04.842nd-800-meter freestyle 14.32.724th-100-meter freestyle 1:26.335th-100-meter butterfly 1:51.67 Kirsten Staab (11-12)2nd-50-meter backstroke 48.623rd-100-meter backstroke 1:49.684th-50-meter freestyle 43.165th-100-meter freestyle 1:36.267th-200-meter freestyle 3:34.89 Jadyn Stover (11-12)2nd-400-meter freestyle 7:25.314th-100-meter freestyle 1:34.794th-50-meter freestyle 43.166th-200-meter freestyle 3:33.418th-200-individual medley 4:31.948th-50-meter breaststroke 1:03.90 Lauren VanLaningham (9-10)9th-50-meter backstroke 1:11.40 Madison Wells (9-10)6th-100-meter freestyle 1:57.296th-50-meter freestyle 50.46