Swimmers win second straight





Tyler Arnold checks the board for his time during a meet in December.

Tyler Arnold checks the board for his time during a meet in December.

FLINT — The Carman- Ainsworth/Flushing swimming and diving team won for the second time in a week last Thursday when it beat Davison, 104-82, at the Kearsley High pool. The Cavaliers had topped Midland seven days earlier and now stand 4-3 overall and 3-3 in the Saginaw Valley League.

Patrick Sharp again swept the freestyle sprint events, taking the 50-yard free in 23.6 and the 100 free in 52.97. He also anchored the 400 free relay team to victory in 3:41.79, helped by Erick VanDuyne, Evan Snyder and Tyler Pangerl.

VanDuyne won the 200 freestyle in 2:10.63, and joined C.J. Ratliffe, Seandre Harris-Salaam and Snyder in winning the 200 free relay in 1:44.08. The Cavs also took second in that race, with Brennan Lutz, Chris Michael, Mitchell Wright and Donnelly clocking 1:51.97.

Snyder won the 500 free in 5:54.55 and Sawyer Smith was third in 7:09.53.

Five Cavaliers took second: Blake McDonald in the 100 backstroke in 1:07.97, Zak Wilkins in the 100 breaststroke in 1:13.09, Pangerl in the 100 free in 54.84, Donnelly in the 200 free in 2:13.96, and Michael in diving with 180.30 points. The 200 medley relay team of Pangerl, Sharp, McDonald and Snyder also was second in 1:54.71.

Placing third were James Napier in the breaststroke in 1:17.64, Wilkins in the 200 individual medley in 2:25.15, Ratliff in the 50 free in 27.15, and Donnelly in the 100 butterfly in 1:21.91.

Carman-Ainsworth will visit Bay City Central next Tuesday.


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