Friday, December 13, 2013

Despite Loss, Swim Team Starts Strong


The DR Swim Team opened its season last night with a number of  strong Individual Showings. Team Tri-Captain Tayla Slater took first place in the 50 freestyle and 100 butterfly.  Junior Bryan Tran took second place in the 50 freestyle and 100 butterfly, while Tri-Captain Jon Eddy took third in the 100 backstroke.  Meaghan O’Connell placed 3rd in the 100 freestyle.  Rounding out the meet were Freshmen  Kaitlin O’Connor who took 3rd place in the 100 backstroke, and Freshmen Ashley Fredette, who placed second in the 50 freestyle.

The team face Randolph when it hosts its first home meet next Tuesday at the East Providence Boy’s and Girl’s Club.  The meet will begin at 4:00.