Seahorses sweep W-C

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 3 December 2013 at 12:00 am

Roy-Hart boys make it 100 straight wins

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Austin Brown competes in the 100 butterfly for Medina which swept to a doubleheader victory over visiting Wheatland-Chili this afternoon.

Taking first place in all 11 events, the Medina girls swim team rolled to a 131-35 victory over visiting Wheatland-Chili this afternoon in a non league meet.

Completing the sweep, the Medina boys squad bested W-C 122-38.

The Medina girls were led by a trio of individual event double winners including Amanda McCauley (200 and 500 freestyle), Emma Gardner (50 freestyle and 100 butterfly) and McKenzie Wright (200 individual medley and 100 freestyle).

The Seahorses also had Krista Nellist win the 100 backstroke and Haylee Cogovan the 100 breaststroke.

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – McKenzie Wright splashes toward a win in the 200 individual medley for the Seahorses.

Emilee Austin was on three winning relays for the Seahorses as Gardner, Wright and Samantha Wendling were each on two.

Austin Heil was a double winner in the 200 and 500 freestyle events for the Medina boys squad which also got wins from Austin Brown (200 individual medley), Chase Pecoraro (100 free), Patrick Roberts (100 backstroke) and Ian McAnn (100 breaststroke). Heil and Derek Donnelly were also both on two winning relays.

The Roy-Hart boys squad made it 100 straight victories by defeating visiting Attica 110-60.

The Channel Cats were led by a trio of double winners including Roy Phipps (50 and 100 free), Lyle Wagner (200 individual medley and backstroke) and Nick DiNardo (200 and 500 free).

Roy-Hart also defeated Attica in the girls meet 77-63 as Calee Coleman doubled in the 200 and 500 free.

In other non league action, H-A-C defeated Albion 54-35 in the boys and 60-31 in the girls while Barker swept Oakfield-Alabama 97-71 in the boys and 105-52 in the girls. Casey Webb doubled in the 50 and 100 free and Tim Flint in the 200 free and 100 breaststroke for the Barker boys.