Broughton swimmers took second in a meet Tuesday against Athens, Holly Springs, and Southeast Raleigh. Leading the boys were Will Close with a first in the 200 free and the 100 fly. Smith Moran took first in the 500 free and Bancks Holmes took first in the breaststroke. The 400 free relay of Moran, Colter Carman, Jack Messenger, and Crandall Close also took first. The women’s 200 free relay consisting of Genna Brewer, Alexandra Smalto, Carson Harvey and Adaira Brewer also took first.
Scores: Men Athens 176 BHS 168 Holly Springs 104 SE Raleigh 26 Women Athens 191 BHS 154 Holly Springs 118 SE Raleigh 4Many swimmers had outstanding swims. David Contreras cut 9 seconds off his 200 free. Caroline Wills cut 6 seconds off her 500 free. Sean Richards came down 2 seconds in the backstroke and Heather Johnson did the same in the breaststroke. Cleesie Whittington came down 1 second in the 50 free and Morgan Denning did the same in the 100 free. Crandall Close lowered his best times in both the 50 and 100 free. Carter Hunt came down almost one second in the 100 free.