Roundup: Vereb's school record in 100 backstroke highlights Jamestown swimming wins over Lafayette

Jamestown's boys and girls swimming teams each topped Lafayette Friday at Fort Eustis.

The Eagles' boys won 51-43 and the girls 56-38.

In the girls meet, Virginia Tech recruit Joelle Vereb set a Jamestown record by winning the 100-yard backstroke in 59.02, part of her four victory night.

Abby Larson also won all four of her races for the Eagles, including a pair of relays.

The Rams' Colby Hurt took two individual firsts and was on the winning 400 free relay.

Freshman Austin Smith won the 50-yard boys freestyle in 22.78 seconds and swam on two victorious relays for Jamestown.

Sam Long won a pair of races for Lafayette.


Boys: Jamestown 51, Lafayette 43

200 medley relay LHS Kostelni, Crisci, Long, Gaston 1:42.75; 200 free LHS Chris Kostelni 1:48.37; 200 IM JHS Taylor Watson 2:02.53; 50 free JHS Austin Smith (Freshman) 22.78; 100 fly LHS Sam Long 54.44; 100 free LHS Chris Kostelni 48.96; 500 free JHS Corey Shideler 5:10.42; 200 free relay JHS Williams, Watson, Shideler, Smith 1:32.86; 100 back LHS Sam Long 57.57; 100 breast JHS Nicky Zhang 1:01.80; 400 free relay JHS Williams, Shideler, Watson, Smith 3:21.66.

Girls: Jamestown 56, Lafayette 38

200 medley relay JHS Vereb, Adams, Roehrle, Larson 1:48.89; 200 free JHS Kylie Johnson (Freshman) 2:01.64; 200 IM LHS Colby Hurt 2:11.49; 50 free JHS Abby Larson 24.34; 100 fly LHS Sofia Long 57.57100 free JHS Abby Larson 55.19; 500 free LHS Colby Hurt 5;18.88; 200 free relay JHS Vereb, Roehrle, Pegram, Larson; 100 back JHS Joelle Vereb 59.02; 100 breast JHS Joelle Vereb 1:08.62; 400 free relay LHS Hurt, Long, Olsen, Freiling 3:43.89.

Boys basketball

Jimmel Davis had 20 points Monday night as Warhill edged Colonial Heights 65-63 in a Colonial Rivers Conference 25 game. Dcarius Brooks had 17 points and Antonio Stovall 16 for the Lions. ...

Jamestown remained unbeaten Friday against Bay Rivers opposition, defeating Warhill 78-48. ...

Jovan Eleby netted 14 points to lead three Tabb double-digit scorers as the Tigers beat Bruton 60-53. Donevan Adkins led the Panthers with 13 points. ...

Cle'Von Greene's 27 points and Da'Shawn Cook's 22 guided Williamsburg Christian Academy past Portsmouth Christian 85-64. ...

Walsingham Academy held off Norfolk Academy 49-41 despite Taylor Acra's 20 points for the Bulldogs. Sam Jones had 16 points for the Trojans and Tariq Balogun and Jaylin Stewart each had 14.

Girls basketball

Corynthian Williams scored 31 as Jamestown beat York Monday 60-44.

Walsingham rallied past Norfolk Academy Friday 40-38.

Catherine Williams scored 15 points and Chelsea Marcombe 12 for the Trojans (7-6, 1-1 Tidewater Conference of Independent Schools).

Middle school

Both Tabb and Hornsby entered Monday's boys basketball game with 6-1 records.

The Hawks improved to 7-1 by defeating the Tigers 58-43.

Tobias Moore led the defensive charge for Hornsby with numerous steals that resulted in him scoring nine of his 11 points in the second half. He shot 5-for-6 at the foul line.

Demarco Lawrence also had a strong second with six of his eight points. Lawrence was 4-for-6 from the free throw line.

Javarie Chamberliss led the Hawks with 17 points and Chris Brown added 14. Jairome Smith and Troy Lett completed the scoring with four points each.

The Hawks will host the Kiwanis Basketball Tournament this weekend. Hornsby plays Friday at 8 p.m. against Queens Lake and then plays two games on Saturday.

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