Multiple Teams · Swim teams compete in dual meet


The New Palestine swim teams had a close dual meet with Mt. Vernon Tuesday, with the Dragon girls falling 99-86 and the boys falling 95-77 to the Marauders.

Maria Virt and Jessica Rogers were quadruple-winners for the Dragons. Virt won the 200 freestyle and 50 freestyle. Rogers won the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle. They joined Jordan Owens and Cassy Moorman to win the meet-0pening 200 free relay. Virt, Rogers, Bailey Young and Moorman finished the day with a win in the 400 free relay.

Owens had two victories, as she won the 100 breaststroke in addition to the relay win. Individual seconds went to Young in the 200 IM, Maigan Williams in the 100 butterfly

Tyler Corey was a double-winner for the Dragon boys, winning the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle. Other winners were Jack Schwartz in the 200 freestyle, Darrell Drake in diving and the 200 medley relay team of Anthony Stultz, Connor Phipps, Ben Miesse and Chase Siler.

Both Dragon teams are back in action Thursday at home against New Castle and Eastern Hancock.

Maria Virt won four events against Mt. Vernon.
Jessica Rogers won four events against Mt. Vernon.
Tyler Corey was a double-winner for the Dragon boys.