Swimming

Jamestown girls capture fourth state swimming title in a row

Jamestown girls capture fourth state swimming title in a row

Jamestown won its fourth-consecutive girls swimming championship Friday at the SwimRVA Aquatic Center in Richmond.

The Eagles bested second-place Rock Ridge High of Ashburn in the 4A meet by 29 points, led by pairs of individual wins by senior Joelle Vereb (100 fly, 100 back) and junior Abby Larson (50 free, 100 free). Larson broke the state meet records she set last season in each of the freestyle races Friday.

Just as they did a season ago, Vereb and Larson each left Richmond with four gold medals. They also swam Friday on the first-place 200 medley relay, which edged Lafayette, and the 200 free relay.

Lafayette's girls finished third overall, led by freshman Colby...

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