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PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ Emmaus’ Luke Rautzhan was part of two winning relay teams against Freedom. PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ Emmaus’ Luke Rautzhan was part of two winning relay teams against Freedom.
PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZChelsea Gravereaux won the butterfly against Freedom and was part of a winning relay team. PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZChelsea Gravereaux won the butterfly against Freedom and was part of a winning relay team.

Swimmers beat Freedom

Thursday, January 31, 2019 by The Press in Sports

The Emmaus swimming and diving team swept Freedom last Thursday’s meet.

The Hornet girls won 111-70, while the boys team picked up a 108-70 victory.

Katie Champagne (50 free, 500 free) won a pair of events for Emmaus, while teammates Bella Buchman (200 free), Chelsea Gravereaux, Avery King and Chloe Vlaeminck won one individual event each. The Hornets won two of three relays. Vlaeminck, King, Jordyn Yerger and Peyton Rautzhan teamed up to open the meet with a win in the 200-yard medley relay. Buchman, Maggie Champagne, Gravereaux and Caroline Nelson swam to victory in the 200 freestyle relay.

In the boys meet, Owen Mont (200 free), Paul Petre (50 free), Drew Stenger (diving), Devin Metzger (100 free) and Nick Soares (backstroke) won individual events for Emmaus. The boys team also won two of three relay as Metzger, Soares, Luke Rautzhan and Michael Iacobelli won the 200 medley relay, while Peter, Metzger, Rautzhan and Connor Shriver took first place in the 200 freestyle relay.

GIRLS

Emmaus 111, Freedom 70

200 medley relay: 1. Emmaus (Jordyn Yerger, Chloe Vlaeminck, Avery King, Peyton Rautzhan) 1:58.26, 2. Emmaus (Mya Puentes, Claire Engel, Abby Heilenman, Chelsea Gravereaux) 3. Freedom.

200 freestyle: 1. Bella Buchman (E) 2:12.55, 2. Shannon Bingham (E), Sage Hillier (F).

200 individual medley: 1. Abby Burnette (F) 2:20.64, 2. Lexi Shuryn (E), 3. Maggie Champagne (E).

50 freestyle: 1. Katie Champagne (E) 25.17, 2. Reilly King (E), 3. Aliah Corrado (F).

Diving: 1. Sarah Gill (F) 208.45, 2. Morgan Belisle (E), 3. Falon Tatlow (F).

100 butterfly: 1. Chelsea Gravereaux (E) 56.53, 2. Kera Reinhard (E), 3. Lexi Shuryn (E).

100 freestyle: 1. Avery King (E) 55.20, 2. Lauren Sharp (E), Caroline Nelzon (E).

500 freestyle: 1. Katie Champagne (E) 5:28.2, 2. Laryssa White (E), 3. Abby Hark (E).

200 freestyle relay: 1. Emmaus (Bella Buchman, Maggie Champagne, Chelsea Gravereaux, Caroline Nelson) 1:46.01, 2. Emmaus (Reilly King, Lexi Shuryn, Caroline Schaffer, Katie Champagne), 3. Emmaus (Lauren Sharp, Kera Reinhard, Jordyn Yerger, Laryssa White).

100 backstroke: 1. Chloe Vlaeminck (E) 1:05.92, 2. Shannon Bingham (E), 3. Sage Hillier (F).

100 breaststroke: 1. Abby Burnette (F) 1:11.96, 2. Aliah Corrado (F), 3. Kristi Cooper (F).

400 freestyle relay: 1. Freedom (Caitlin Connolly, Hallie Smith, Nichole Spaziani, Sage Hillier) 4:33.61, 2. Freedom, 3. Freedom.

BOYS

Emmaus 108, Freedom 70

200 medley relay: 1. Emmaus (Luke Rautzhan, Devin Metzger, Nick Soares, Michael Iacobelli) 1:42.30, 2. Freedom, 3. Emmaus (Jack Sharp, AJ Lamack, Kyle Durrwachter, Connor Shriver).

200 freestyle: 1. Owen Mont (E) 1:57.37, 2. Danny Connoll (F), 3. James Manley (E).

200 individual medley: 1. Andrew Ehret (F) 2:08.38, 2. Patrick Kuzdal (E), 3. Alex Magditch (E).

50 freestyle: 1. Paul Petre (E) 23.95, 2. Cooper Kocon (E), 3. Dylan Stella (E).

Diving: 1. Drew Stenger (E) 200.3, 2. Kyle Ryan (E), 3. James Mont (E).

100 butterfly: 1. AJ Bell (F) 52.07, 2. Gio Germano (E), 3. Connor Shriver (E).

100 freestyle: 1. Devin Metzger (E) 49.8, 2. Jack Sharp (E), 3. Dylan Stahl (F).

500 freestyle: 1. Andrew Ehret (F) 5:09.99, 2. Owen Mont (E), 3. AJ Lamack (E).

200 freestyle relay: 1. Emmaus (Devin Metzger, Paul Petre, Luke Rautzhan, Connor Shriver) 1:32.05, 2. Emmaus (Patrick Kuzdal, Gio Germano, Cooper Kocon, Alex Magditch), 3. Emmaus (Kyle Durrwachter, Jack Sharp, James Manley, Seth Metzger).

100 backstroke: 1. Nick Soares (E) 53.61, 2. Michael Iacobelli (E), 3. Evan Bova (E).

100 breaststroke: 1. Sahil Shah (F) 1:08.09, 2. Eric Mann (F), 3. Nick Singh (F).

400 freestyle relay: 1. Freedom (Dylan Stahl, AJ Bell, Danny Connell, Dominic Fresoli) 3:36.58.