The McNary High School boys and girls varsity swimming teams notched dominating wins in the pool against North Salem High School Tuesday, Jan. 6.
The Lady Celts won with a final tally of 125-41 while the boys won 120-31. There was only one race in the entire meet, junior varsity and varsity included, when a Celtic didn’t top the podium.
Race winners for the varsity girls were: Jewell Boyd, Pearl Prinslow, Samantha Williams and Lizzie Bryant in the 200 medley relay in 2:18.33; Williams in the 200 free with a time of 2:22.85 and in the 100 butterfly in 1:16.49; Kiana Briones in the 200 individual medley in 2:40.32; Marissa Kuch in the 50 free in 25.49 and the 100 breast in 1:17.67; Sara Eckert in the 100 free in 1:01.19 and the 100 backstroke in 1:16.14; Boyd in the 500 free in 6:39.56; Eckert, Williams, Josie Ellis and Kuch in the 200 free relay; and Briones, Ellis, Eckert and Kuch in the 400 free relay in 4:09.10.
Boys varsity race winners were: Marcos Goodman, Dane Van Dyck, Jared Kelson and Matthew Albright in the 200 medley relay in 2:07.92; Evan Alger in the 200 free in 2:14.10 and the 50 free in 25.10; Tanner Hughes in the 200 individual medley in 2:31.13 and the 100 free in 58:21; Kelson in the 100 fly in 1:21.91 and 500 free in 6:16.98; Goodman, Hughes, Jake Wyler and Alger in the 200 free in 1:47.51; Van Dyck in the 100 breast in 1:19.84; and Isaiah Holt, Hughes, James Kelson and Alger in the 400 free in 4:08.09.
The one race that got away – the boys 100 backstroke – was won by Viking Cameron Jolly who edged Goodman by just less than a second.