Manchester swimmers fall to Huntington North

Despite several great performances, the Manchester girls swim team fell to Huntington North 97-68 on senior night at Manchester, Tuesday, Dec. 21.

Josie Briner led the way with victories in the 200 IM and 100 butterfly and Hannah Eberly took first in the 100 breaststroke. Eberly also picked up 2nd place in the 100 freestyle.

Evyn Fox and senior Kaesyn Lester finished second and third in the 500 freestyle.

Prior to the meet, Kaesyn Lester was recognized along with three foreign exchange students, Nele Bichler, Robin Gibin, and Julie Moren.

The boys team lost to Huntington North 101-62.

Senior Jonathan Eberly and junior Liam York led the way winning four events each. Eberly picked up individual wins in the 200 IM and 100 butterfly while York finished first in the 50 freestyle and 100 breaststroke. They joined Raice Martin and Caden Marcum to win the 200 medley relay and Eberly, Marcum, York, and Cale Bennett won the 400 freestyle relay.

Marcum swam a season-best time in the 100 freestyle to take second, while Cale Bennett placed second in the 500 freestyle.

Jonathan Eberly and Raice Martin were recognized as part of senior night.

Posted on 2021 Dec 28