The Mystic Valley swim team hosted Lynn Vocational and Technical Institute on Wednesday to take on the Tigers for the first time this season. The final score was Mystic 86–Lynn Tech 73.
On the girls’ side, Khloe Co placed first in the 100 M Butterfly (1:06.48), while teammate Isabelle Pennachio shaved another second off her 100 M Butterfly best time in 1:09.07. Isabella Cirame placed second in the 100 M Back (1:06.80).
On the boys’ side, Aiden Acuna Rosa placed first in the 50 M freestyle with a time of 22.62 and first in the 100 M backstroke (54.77). Jason Yan finished first in the 100 M breaststroke (1:08.09), and following close behind was Christian Antonucci in a lifetime best of 1:09.42. In the 200-freestyle, Thomas Sodeyama-Cardoso continued his march towards one of the best freshman campaigns in Eagles history with a winning time of 1:56.98. In the 200 IM, Jaden Anthony notched a first-place finish with a time of 2:16.42.
Coach Andrew DiGiacomo was thrilled with the effort in the pool on Wednesday. He stated, “I am beyond happy with the way we swam. To be over a week out from CACs the whole team is swimming out of their minds. It is a ton of fun to coach such a dedicated and positive team.”
The swim team will have one more meet against Greater Lowell before their conference championships. Their meet against Greater Lowell begins at 3:30 pm on Jan 27.