Gus Grimstad
Gus Grimstad

In the first meet of the season, the Decorah boys’ swim team finished second overall at the Cardinal Invite, held Saturday at Newton High School.

The Vikings secured second with 286 points behind Indianola’s 356.

One individual won four gold medals Saturday. Gus Grimstad stood atop the podium in the 100 fly with a time of 59.82 seconds. He finished nearly six seconds ahead of second place. Grimstad finished his individual efforts by winning the 100 backstroke in 1:02.06, a win by over two seconds.

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