Strong showing for Bruton in 2A swimming regionals

Bruton's Evan Lynch and Jenny Schuster each won two events Saturday in the Group 2A Regional swimming championships at Wakefield High School.

Lynch and Schuster each claimed the 200 and 500 freestyle races.

Bruton's boys took third overall and the girls finished fourth.

The Panthers will compete in the state championships in Christiansburg on Saturday.

Bruton's regional standouts (and state qualifiers)

BOYS

200 free

1. Evan Lynch

3. John Morrow

500 free

2. Evan Lynch

3. John Morrow

200 free relay

3. Trevor LeForge, Evan Lynch, John Morrow, Matt DeJager

100 back

6. Dylan Shannon

100 breaststroke

5. Matt DeJager

7. Juan Chinchilla

400 free relay

2. Trevor LeForge, Evan Lynch, John Morrow, Jannis Warpinsch

GIRLS

200 free

1.  Jenny Schuster

9. Alice McNeil

500 free

1. Jenny Schuster

3. Caroline Helwig

100 back

9. Hannah Cole

100 breaststroke

2. Caroline DeJager

400 free

3. Caroline Helwig, Jenny Schuster, Caroline DeJager, Hannah Cole

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