Multiple Teams · Swimmers sweep Beech Grove


The New Palestine swim teams swept a dual meet Tuesday against Beech Grove.

The NP girls won 132-47, while the Dragon boys won 105-78.

In the girls meet, three Dragons won four events. Maria Virt was part of two winning relays and also won the 100 butterfly and 200 IM. Cassy Moorman also won two relays, the 50 freestyle and the 100 butterfly. Jessica Rogers won two relays, the 200 freestyle and 100 breaststroke.

Karen Shriver and Samantha Booe went 1-2 in diving. Jordan Owens won the 100 breaststroke.

NP swept the relays, with Virt, Claire Whisler, Rogers and Moorman winning the 200 medley relay. Bailey Young, Kaylynn Crawmer, Kayleigh Wright and Owens won the 100 free relay. Rogers, Virt, Maigan Williams and Moorman won the 400 free relay.

Seconds went to Young in the 100 butterfly, Williams in the 100 freestyle, Emma Nobbe in the 500 freestyle and Sarina Donahue in the 100 breaststroke.

For the Dragon boys, Marlon Cabrera, Kyle Ellis, Tyler Corey and Jack Schwartz opened the meet by winning the 100 free relay. Cabrera also won the 200 free relay. Schwartz won the 50 freestyle, while Ellis won the 100 breastsroke.Corey and Cabrera went 1-2 in the 100 butterfly. Damon Estes and Schwartz went 1-2 in the 100 freestyle.

Chase Siler had two second-place finishes in the 200 IM and 500 freestyle. Austin Lines was second in diving. Anthony Stultz was second in the 100 backstroke.

The Dragons next compete Jan. 17 at home against Connersville.

Cassy Moorman won four events in the Dragons’ dual meet victory.
Maria Virt won four events against Beech Grove.
Jessica Rogers won four events for the Dragons.