Madras boys tie for Relays title
- Billy Gates
- Madras Pioneer - News
The Madras boys swim team won six events to earn a first-place tie with Bend at the Madras Relays, held Saturday at the Madras Aquatic Center.
>Girls finish in third
The boys team won seven events in the three-team event since Redmond or Ridgeview didn't field teams on the boys side.
Madras and Bend tied for the meet championship with 106 points while Summit finished in a distant third place with 46 points.
Madras won the 200-yard butterfly, 200 backstroke, 4x100 individual medley, 200 freestyle, 200 breaststroke and 400 freestyle relays.
Bend won the 200 medley relay on the boys' side.
On the girls' side, the Madras team picked up a win in the 400 freestyle relay and combined with the boys team to win the 500 mixed freestyle relay.
Summit won the girls team title with 96 points behind wins in the 200 medley, 4x100 individual medley and the 200 breaststroke.
Bend finished second with 89 points and won the 200 butterfly and 200 backstroke events with Madras sliding in third with 45 points.
Ridgeview placed fourth with 30 points in the school's first meet in history, and picked up a win in the 200 freestyle relay. Redmond placed fifth out of five teams with nine points.
The White Buffalos are back in the pool Thursday at the MAC, hosting the Madras 3-Way Meet at 4 p.m.