Bristol Eastern's Ogonowski caps off senior season at girls swimming State Open

Published on Saturday, 17 November 2018 20:51


NEW HAVEN - The girls swimming season officially ended Saturday with Brianna Ogonowski competing against the best in the state Saturday at Yale University.

The senior was the lone representative for Bristol Eastern at the event and placed 24th in the 100 breaststroke after a time of 1:09.90 for a point.

The Lancers finished in a tie for 53rd.

Southington had the best finish out of the local team competing. The Blue Knights placed 13th overall with 126 points.

Julie Duszak had the best overall individual finish for Southington, placing 11th overall in the 50 freestyle with a time of 24.52 to score 16 points. She also placed 18th in the 100 breaststroke in a time of 1:08.93 to score seven points.

Meghan Hammarlund came in 12th in the 100 backstroke to set a new school record time of 59.24 and come away with 15 points. She finished 22nd in the 100 butterfly as well with a time of 1:00.66 for three points.

Sarah Meade was the final individual winner for the Blue Knights after placing 20th in the 50 freestyle in a time of 25.04 for five points.

Southington also had its three relay teams compete.

The 200 free relay team of Duszak, Meade, Gianna Perugini and Andie Nadeau finished seven overall in the state with a new school record time of 1:39.30 for 44 points.

The 200 medley relay team of Hammarlund, Duszak, Maddie Symecko and Meade finished 13th with a time of 1:52.07 for 28 points.

The 400 free relay team of Nadeau, Symecko, Perugini and Hammarlund finished 21st overall in the state with a time of 3:45.48 for eight points.

Morgan Rogers was the lone representative for Plainville to compete.

The Blue Devils senior placed 15th in the 100 backstroke with a time of 59.84 for 12 points.

Plainville finished in a tie for 41st overall.

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol Eastern, Plainville, Southington on Saturday, 17 November 2018 20:51. Updated: Saturday, 17 November 2018 20:54.