Fisher finishes 6th at statePublished 10:02am Thursday, November 21, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS — Fergus Falls senior swimmer Abby Fisher was able to improve on last year’s state finish in the 100 backstroke as she took sixth place in the finals with a time of 59:83.
Fisher, previously finishing in eighth, was able to cut .39 seconds off her preliminary round. Cecilia Hake of Faribault claimed All-American status as she took the top spot with a time of 55.74.
Fisher also participated in the consolation final in the 100 butterfly, finishing 15th with a time of 1:00.41.
“She has been a great ambassador for Fergus Falls swimming and will be missed,” Otter coach Tom Uvaas said of Fisher. “But we are excited about her new adventure swimming at UND.”