Tanners/Hawks Swimming and Diving fell short of Marblehead this evening at the Torigian Family YMCA with a score of 99-85.
Avery Langone finished third in diving, with teammate Malakey McAdams placing fifth in only his second showing this season.
Tanner swimmers won the 200 Medley Relay, consisting of Kirsten Currie, Michaelena Teague, William Connolly, and Anthony Minichillo. Accompanying Currie was team of Lauren MacPhail, Cana Teague, Stephanie McLean to take first in the final event, the 400 Freestyle relay.
Individual event winners include Connolly (50 and 100 yard freestyle). Second-place finishers helped rack up points for the Tanners, chasing Marblehead through the last event. Second-place finalists include: Currie (200 Individual Medley – qualifying for States with a 2:23.03, and the 100 Butterfly, a sectionals cut), Minichillo (50 freestyle), and M. Teague (100 Breaststroke).
“I'm so proud of all of these athletes. They work very hard at practice and tonight was just amazing to watch.” said Coach Maureen Shea about her nail-biting exhibition meet against Marblehead.
The Tanners swim again this Thursday the 11th at home against Lynn Classical, 7:00 pm.