The cheers at Lynn Classical's pool were deafening as Peabody/Essex Tech took their first win - and first meet of the season - over Lynn Classical 97-84.
The Tanners kicked off their winning evening with a win in the first event: 1M Diving. Peabody/Essex Tech Theo Roan took first with a score of 161.70, followed by Bella Forte in third, and Jonathan Atwood in fifth.
Peabody/Essex Tech captured the win in the first swimming event of the night, the 200 yard medley relay, composed of Lauren MacPhail, Roman Buk, Captain Kirsten Currie, and Captain William Connolly.
Individual event winners include Jared Alphen (200 free), Currie (200 IM - State Qualifying Time of 2:18.13), Connolly (50 free-within one second of a sectionals cut time, 100 breast), Captain Anthony Minichillo (100 free). Currie also qualified for sectionals in the 100 fly, with a time of 1:05.99.
Alexander Chau teamed up with Alphen, Minichillo, and Connolly to take first in the 200 free relay.
The Tanners take to the pool for their second meet of the season on Thursday, December 13 in Medford.