We knew that Monday’s SCC swim meet between two excellent undefeated high school teams that would decide the season Championship winner was going to be tough.
One team would leave the Hamden Hall Pool in the Beckerman Athletic Complex with heavy hearts, but would it be Amity or Cheshire?
Both teams won 6 events, both are known for their talent, professionalism and good sportsmanship.
Here are Amity’s winning events
200 Freestyle: A- 2:01.68 Madeline Snow
200 IM: A- 2:17.96 Maggie Lasto
50 yard Freestyle: A-24.81Dana Chung
100 yard Freestyle: A- 53.83 Dana Chung
200 yard Freestyle Relay: A- 1:43.73 Megan Lasto, Elise Grabowski, Madeline Snow, Dana Chung
400 yard Freestyle Relay: A- 3:48.00 Madeline Snow, Maggie Lasto, Hannah Flaherty, Dana Chung
These are Cheshire’s winning events
200 yard Medley Relay: C-1:53.46 Lindsay Smalec, Liz Boyer, Lily Kurtz, Ellie Senft
Diving: C- 226.10 Emily Glatt
100 yard Butterfly: C-58.50 Lindsay Smalec
100 yard Backstroke: C- 1:02.36 Lindsay Smalec
100 yard Breaststroke: C- 1:08.60 Liz Boyer
500 yard Freestyle: C- 5:17.35 Liz Boyer
Amity Senior Swimmers: Madeline Snow, Dana Chung, Hannah Babbitz and Mollee Lasto
After all was said and done the still undefeated Cheshire (11-0) had scored 95.5 points; and Amity (11-1) wasn’t far behind at 88.5 but took its defeat with grace.
Congratulations to the winners.
Note to Amity’s Seniors: Thank You for an exciting four years. It was an honor watching you compete.