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GIRLS SWIMMING: Stars finish 6th in HHC meet

Sidney Carlile

Sidney Carlile

SEYMOUR – Bedford North Lawrence finished sixth in the Hoosier Hills Conference meet at Seymour on Saturday afternoon.

The Stars totaled 85 points. Floyd Central won the event with 350, edging defending Jeffersonville (332) for its 12th overall league title and the fourth in the last five years.

HHC results

BNL’s best finish was posted by freshman Sidney Carlile, who was fourth in the 100-yard backstroke in 1:07.00. The Stars also finished fifth in the 400 relay and 200 medley relay.

“I was very pleased with all the girls’ efforts today,” BNL coach Terry Tlustek said. “They have to keep in perspective that they have progressed from last season and have raised their own personal bar. ┬áThis is all about bettering themselves, and they are doing it even though there have been some minor setbacks.”

Floyd Central’s Emma Love was a double winner in the 100 freestyle (54.79) and the 50 free (24.61). The Highlanders also got victories from Anya Davenport (354.95 in diving to lead a FC sweep of the top three spots), Lauren Thompson (1:01;90 in the 100 back) and the 200 medley relay (1:55.53).

Jeffersonville’s Rachel Walker won the 200 free (1:56.41) and the 500 free (5:12.0), while Adeline Dixon won the 100 breaststroke (1:10.77). The Red Devils also claimed the 200 relay (1:42.24) and 400 relay (3:45.76).

New Albany’s Reagan Thom was a double winner in the 200 individual medley (2:12.84) and 100 butterfly (58.88).