Flashes claim first meet win of season
[9/29/03]Bern Ebersole won the 200-yard individual medley and the 100-yard breaststroke to lead the St. Aloysius Flashes to a first-place finish at the Jones County Invitational swim meet on Saturday.
The Flashes totaled 105 points to beat second-place Madison Central, which had 85 1/2. Warren Central tied Madison-St. Joe for seventh place, with 27 points, and Vicksburg High was 15th with two points.
St. Al also won the 200-yard medley relay and the 400-yard freestyle relay, while Will Tomlinson was second in the 50-yard freestyle and third in the 100 freestyle. Allen Karel was second in the 100-yard backstroke and third in the 100-yard butterfly for the Flashes.
Jacob Fischenich had WC’s best finish, a fifth-place showing in the 200 IM.
In the girls’ meet, Warren Central’s Kris Fischenich placed second in the 50-yard freestyle and fourth in the 100-yard backstroke to help the Lady Vikes tie St. Al for seventh place.
Elena English was third in the 100-yard freestyle for WC, while Bonney Neill was third in the 100-yard breastroke for St. Al.
Cat Rowan had Vicksburg’s best finish, a second-place effort in the 100-yard breaststroke. The Missy Gators totaled 13 points, tying Terry for 11th place.
Maurice Taylor runs the ball during the first quarter against Grenada on Friday. Taylor ran for 39 yards, including a... read more