Coed Varsity Swimming, Girls Varsity Swimming · Swimmers compete in home opener


The New PalestineĀ girls swim competed Thursday against Roncalli and Greenwood at the NPHS natatorium. The Dragons fell to Roncalli 98-94 and Greenwood 109-66.

Karen Shriver won the diving competition Thursday.

Karen Shriver was the Dragons’ winner, claiming the diving competition with a score of 193.10.

In addition. Lillie Poag was second and Clair Whisler third in the 100 breaststroke. Bailey Young was third in the 500.

The Dragons also took third in all three relays – Kyleigh Turner, Moriah Corey, Whisler and Bailey Whitaker in the 200 free relay; Arielle Poynter, Katelyn Trimpe, Kayleigh Wright and Young in the 400 free relay; and Turner, Poag, Young and Trimpe in the 200 medley relay.

The Dragons next compete Dec. 10 against Mt. Vernon. That meet will also be the boys’ season opener.