The River Bluff Women’s Swim Team left White Knoll and Kershaw County (Camden/Lugoff-Elgin) in its wake Wednesday night in an early-season tri-meet at the Country Club of Lexington. The Gators beat White Knoll 103-38, Camden 104-37, and L-E 78-74.
The Gators took second and third in the 200m Medley Relay, with the team of Kennedy Robertson, Isabella Merritt, Sarah Owens, and Emma Morgan finishing second with a time of 2:31.92 and the team of AnnaClare Coleman, Meredith Crocker, Jane Taylor, and Kendall Newman taking third (2:48.67).
In the 200m Freestyle, Morgan paced first with a time of 2:31.31, and Crocker finished third at 2:46.27.
Abigail Merritt (2:59.09) and Coleman (3:20.90) finished second and third respectively in the 200m IM.
In the 50m Freestyle, the Gators took 2nd-4th: Kellan Fenegan (33.29), Teran Scott (33.54), Hannah Rice (33.89).
Finishing second and third in the 100m Butterfly were Gators Owens (1:22.58) and Cate Jeffcoat (1:27.36).
In the 100m Freestyle, River Bluff claimed the second through fifth finishes with Scott (1:17.35) and Newman (1:17.64) finshing second and third respectively.
The Gators took the top 2 places in the 400m Freestyle: Morgan (5:27.82), I.Merritt (5:33.31).
River Bluff also gained the top 2 spots in the 200m Freestyle Relay, with the team of Fenegan, Scott, A. Merritt, and Jeffcoat finishing first (2:16.50). The team of Crocker, Taylor, Rice, and Owens grabbed second (2:19.42).
Jeffcoat (1:26.13), Robertson (1:30.16), and Fenegan (1:34.34) finished 2-3-4 in the 100m Backstroke.
Coming in second through 4th in the 100m Breaststroke were I. Merritt (1:32.39), A. Merritt (1:34.01), and Newman (1:39.83).
The RB team of I.Merritt, A.Merritt, Jeffcoat, and Morgan swam to a second place finish (5:07.30) in the 400m Freestyle Relay. The RB team of Robertson, Rice, Newman, and Scott took third (5:27.06).