Sherwood swim teams tipped by Lake Oswego
LAKE OSWEGO — The Sherwood High School boys and girls swim teams battled.
But the Bowmen squads came up just short.
The Sherwood teams were swept by Lake Oswego in a Three Rivers League dual meet held last Thursday at the Lake Oswego District Pool.
The Sherwood boys fell 101-69 to Lake Oswego at the meet. With the loss, the Bowmen moved to 0-3 in league meets, while the Lakers improved to 3-0.
The Bowmen did well in the relay events, taking first place in two of those three races.
In the 200-yard medley relay, the Sherwood team of senior Brandon Hughes, junior Braeden Howard, senior Danny Bassich and junior Samuel Ettelstein had a winning time of 1 minute, 48.97 seconds.
In the 200 freestyle relay, the Bowmen team of Bassich, Hughes, senior Eugene Tan and sophomore Jacob Folsom triumphed with a mark of 1:36.53.
Folsom also sprinted to victory in the 50 freestyle in 23.84. Bassich picked up a win in the 100 butterfly in 59.17.
The Sherwood girls were edged 96-74 by the Lakers at the meet. The Lady Bowmen moved to 2-2 in league meets with the setback, while Lake Oswego stayed perfect at 3-0.
The Lady Bowmen didn't have any individual victories, but they still had some strong swims.
Sherwood sophomore Sophia Richardson took second in the 200 freestyle in 2:22.12. Junior Emily Pannell was the runner-up in the 200 individual medley in 2:27.22. Sophomore Hunter Stewart was second in the 100 butterfly in 1:06.97 and she also was second in the 100 backstroke in 1:09.36.
Sophomore Grace Pessemier sprinted to second in the 100 freestyle in 1:02.03.
The Bowmen teams will be back in action today (Thursday) when they face Tualatin in a league dual meet starting at 4 p.m. at the Tualatin Swim Center.