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Mercer Island relay team celebrates state record | Sports brief

Mercer Island swimmers Sabrina Kwan, Grace Wold, Christina Williamson and Alex Seidel set a new state 200 freestyle relay record during the 3A state meet on Nov. 10. - Contributed photo
Mercer Island swimmers Sabrina Kwan, Grace Wold, Christina Williamson and Alex Seidel set a new state 200 freestyle relay record during the 3A state meet on Nov. 10.
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The Mercer Island girls swim team won the state championship last weekend, and the 200 freestyle relay team won the individual title, setting a new state record in the process.

Sabrina Kwan, Grace Wold, Christina Williamson and Alex Seidel swam to a new state record in 1:37.12, beating the old record of 1:37.77. It's the first time since 1996 the Islanders have won the event at state, and set the new fastest time for all classifications in Washington.

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