SCOTT DEPOT, W.Va. — The swim teams from River Valley, Point Pleasant and Gallia Academy traveled to the Tri-County YMCA Monday for the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Invitational hosted by Hurricane High School.
A total of 10 teams from both West Virginia and Ohio participated in the meet.
The RVHS 200 Medley Relay squad of Blade Eblin, Trenton Wolfe, James Jackson and Dean Lollathin finished fifth, earning the Raiders 20 points.
Trenton Wolfe added 16 points to the team score with a first place finish in the 500 Freestyle, then claimed another
16 points for his win in the 100 Breast stroke.
Alicia Ferrell contributed 12 points with a third-place spot in the 200 IM and 10 points from the 100 Back when
she placed fifth.
Freshman Chase Nance brought a total of seven points to the team from his efforts in the 200 IM and the 100 Breast.
James Jackson placed sixth in the 100 Back stroke while adding nine points to the pot and Kyle Randolph chipped in three from his 200 Freestyle.
Anthony Brown broke the Point Pleasant school record in both the 50-yard freestyle and the 200-yard freestyle, while Jacey Beaver, Annie Diamond, Tabi Dean, and Rachel Jarrell broke the record for the 200-yard freestyle relay.
Several PPHS swimmers improved their personal best times at the meet.
No individual results for Gallia Academy were available at press time.
The last home meet of the season is scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday at the University of Rio Grande. The Raiders, Big Blacks and Blue Devils will recognize their seniors at this event, while Huntington Ross will also be in attendance.