Girls win swim meet

Published 9:10 am Thursday, January 20, 2022

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Logan White and Elliot Newsome won two events each – not counting the winning relay teams they were on – to lead the Davie girls swim team to first place in a Jan. 7 meet.
White’s wins came in the 200 free at 2:23.78 and 100 breaststroke at 1:19.96. Newsome took the 200 individual medley at 2:37.13 and the 100 butterfly at 1:08.51 as Davie scored 119.5 points to North Davidson’s 111.5 and East Davidson’s 51.
The Lady War Eagles had nine wins in all, including Ava Rajacich in the 100 free (1:06.68) and Brady Sheek in the 500 free (6:57.75).
Davie won all three relays. The foursomes were Amber McCoullough, Sarah Rajacich, Katy Cheek and A. Rajacich in the 200 medley relay; Newsome, McCoullough, S. Rajacich and White in the 200 free relay; and A. Rajacich, Lilli Seats, Newsome and White in the 400 free relay.
Sheek finished second in the 200 IM, and Seats was runner-up in the 100 backstroke.
The Davie boys finished second with 78 points. North Davidson triumphed with 131, and East davidson had 53.
Earnhardt Harris (200 free at 1:56.59, 100 butterfly at 58.25) and Aiden Davis (100 free at 56.63, 100 backstroke at 1:01.4) had two first places each. Bryce Harnsberger (50 free at 25.86) and Austin Boswell (100 breaststroke at 1:20.19) also won.
There were two winning relays – Davis, Harris, Boswell and Harnsberger in the 200 medley, and Davis, Boswell, Harnsberger and Harris in the 200 free.
Harnsberger added a second place in the 100 free.