Dragons second at Metro swim meet




Swartz Creek/Flushing’s Selena Adams was second in the 100 backstroke at the Flint Metro League meet at Brandon High on Nov. 7.

Swartz Creek/Flushing’s Selena Adams was second in the 100 backstroke at the Flint Metro League meet at Brandon High on Nov. 7.

ORTONVILLE — The Swartz Creek/Flushing varsity swim and dive team was in action at the Flint Metro League meet Nov. 5-7 at Brandon High finishing second with a score of 348.5, placing them behind Fenton with 730.5 points, but ahead of Holly with 284 and Brandon with 248. Taking fifth with 226 was Kearsley.

While Swartz Creek/Flushing didn’t have any winners, coming in second in the diving was Katelyn Niezgucki with a score of 381.5 and Selena Adams was the runner-up in the 100 back in 1:04.36. Alena Benjamin, Maddy McKown, Delanie Moulton and Adams took second in the 200 free relay in 1:50.76.

As for third-place performances, this included the 200 medley relay team of Mackenzie Johnson, Emma Lemieux, Adams and Benjamin in 2:11.78, in the 50 free Benjamin was third in 26.21 and Adams grabbed the third spot in the 100 fly in 1:07.54. The 400 free relay team of Moulton, Kamerin Gerow, Mckayla Hopkins and McKown was also third in 4:23.01.

In the 200 free, Hopkins was fourth in 2:16.84, Benjamin was fourth in the 100 free in 58.70 and coming in fifth and sixth in the 500 free were Hopkins and Shannon Shaughnessy in 6:21.89 and 6:22.33, respectively. — M.S.


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