Friday, January 20, 2017
Hillsboro High School
La Salle Catholic College Prep
For the fourth time this season the Spartan boys swimmers triumphed winning 10 of 11 events. The winners were Dylan Fisher in the 100 & 200 freestyle, Matthew Peterkort in the 500 freestyle & the 200 individual medley, Matthew Arnold in the 50 freestyle & 100 breaststroke, Mitchell Morrison in the 100 butterfly & 100 backstroke, Jack Schaber, Robert Ellis, Morrison & Arnold in the 200 freestyle relay, and Fisher, Peterkort, Arnold and Nathan Claxton in the 400 freestyle relay. The 200 medley relay was disqualified.
Several races saw the Spartans finishing first AND second. The second place finishers were Schaber in the 200 freestyle (Schaber also finished third in the 500 behind Peterkort and Claxton), Claxton in the 200 individual medley & 500 freestyle behind Peterkort, and Ellis in the 100 freestyle behind Fisher. Noah George, a first time swimmer, finished third in the 100 backstroke.