Lady Elks Win, Boys take 3rd at Miamisburg Invite

The Lady Elks continued their dominance in the water with another 1st place finish at the Miamisburg Invite on Friday. Led by Senior Marisa Pulaski (1st Place 200 IM, 100 Breast) and Junior Kari Seymour (3rd Place 200 Free, 500 Free), the girls team posted 485 points at the meet--more than 70 points ahead of the second place team. A 3rd place finish by their 200 Medley Relay (Sara Gardner, Marisa Pulaski, Elizabeth Lewis, Kathleen Clark) and a 2nd place finish by their 400 Freestyle Relay (Kathleen Clark, Payton Myszka, Gabby Feldmeyer, Marisa Pulaski) all helped contribute to the victory.

The boys continued their improvement in the water with a strong 3rd place showing at the meet. Sophomore Nathaniel Lowry led the charge with a 1st Place finish in the 100 Breaststroke and a 3rd Place showing in the 200 IM. Juniors Sam Berens (3rd Place: 200 Freestyle) and David Bielecki (2nd Place: 100 Butterfly), as well as, Freshmen Austin Spruill (2nd Place: 500 Freestyle) and Jacob Brooks (3rd Place 500 Freestyle) rounded out the top highlights on the boys side. A 3rd place finish in the 400 Freestyle Relay (Sam Berens, David Bielecki, Jacob Brooks, Nathaniel Lowry) helped cap off a successful meet and solidify the boys 3rd place finish overall. 

On the JV side of things, Sara Brothers (3rd Place: 50 Breaststroke), Carly Cook (1st Place: 100 IM, 50 Breaststroke), Macy Cummings (1st Place: 50 Backstroke), Kathleen Fillingim (2nd Place: 100 IM), Abby Gardner (1st Place: 50 Freestyle, 50 Butterfly), Ellie Halter (3rd Place: 50 Freestyle), Madeline King (3rd Place: 100 Freestyle), Alana Mathews (3rd Place: 100 IM),  Sara Rado (2nd Place: 50 Butterfly), Becca Roy (1st Place: 100 Freestyle), Kailey Ruggiero (3rd Place: 50 Backstroke), Gina Santi (2nd Place: 50 Freestyle, 3rd Place: 50 Butterfly), Jessica Steiner (2nd Place: 100 Freestyle), and Rachel Taylor (2nd Place: 50 Backstroke) all posted Top 3 finishes in their respective events for the Lady Elks. Nick Baver (3rd Place: 50 Backstroke) and Alex Flesburg (1st Place: 50 Backstroke) also posted Top 3 finishes on the boys side. 

The Elks will take to the pool on January 5th at the Larry Lyons Invite at Sycamore High School. Merry Christmas and have a wonderful holiday!

Full Meet Results