SAN DIEGO — Brawley Union High School swimmer Petter Malvik set three school records at the CIF San Diego Section Division III swimming preliminaries at Mount Carmel High School here Thursday.
Malvik took sixth place in the 100-yard backstroke in 1 minute, 1.26 seconds and qualified for the meet finals Saturday at Mount Carmel. Malvik teamed with Ethan Schoch, Robbie Overstreet and Trevor Smith to take 10th and set a school record in the 200 medley relay in 1:51.69 to qualify for the consolation championships Saturday. Malvik set a school record in the 200 individual medley, placing 17th in 2:14.92.
To qualify for the finals, a swimmer or relay team needs to finish in the top six slots. Finishing between seventh and 12th qualifies swimmers for the consolation championships.
Also on the boys side, Schoch took 14th in the 100 breaststroke in 1:07.99 and Overstreet placed 21st in the 50 freestyle in 23.92.