The Batesville High School swim teams placed second at the Madison Invitational.
The BHS men recorded a team score of 237 points. Madison won the event with 305. North Harrison (201) was third followed by Silver Creek (38). The Lady Bulldogs finished with a team score of 245 points. North Harrison was first with 339. Madison (196) and Silver Creek (96) finished behind the Lady Bulldogs.
Both teams swam well, according to coach Greg McMullen.
“This was a great meet for us. Madison, Silver Creek and North Harrison are always pushing us to improve. Overall, we swam a few season best times and really put ourselves in a great position.”
“Our goal from the start of the season was to improve from where we were last year and we definitely did that today.”
Batesville finished 4th (men’s) and 3rd (women’s) in 2017-18 and were able to accumulate enough points to finish in second place behind North Harrison (women) and Madison (men).
Event winners for Batesville High School included:
– Kate Poltrack (500)
– Sean Callahan (500)
– 200 Free Relay (Maria Lopez, Sonja Gaulin, Gwen Martin, Poltrack)
– Maria Lopez (100 Breast)