Sharks continue to excel in Hemingford

Courtesy photo/Teresa Milner First-year Shark Garrett Otten swims one leg of the mixed 8-and-under 100-yard relay for his team. Otten also competed in the 25-yard freestyle and 25-yard backstroke for his team.

HEMINGFORD, Neb. – The Torrington Sharks Swim team continues to excel in the pool, netting one meet record, one relay win and 12 individual wins at their meet in Hemingford, Nebraksa on Saturday, June 25.

Taelyn Stokes, 8, set a new meet record in the girls 8-and-under 25-yard freestyle with a time of 19.41 seconds. Paisley Martin, Cooper Walter, Mason Patrick and Emily Milner brought home the lone relay win of the meet in the mixed 9-10 100-yard medley relay. Their time was 1 minute, 31.63 seconds.

First-place finishers were:

ν Mason Patrick, Boys 9-10 50 Yard Freestyle, 41.30

ν Mason Patrick, Boys 9-10 25 Yard Butterfly, 26.15

ν Trinity Martin, Girls 13-14 50 Yard Butterfly, 41.62

ν Mason Patrick, Boys 9-10 100 Yard Freestyle, 1:33.86

ν Leigh Martin, Girls 13-14 200 Yard Freestyle, 3:20.15

ν Taelyn Stokes, Girls 8 & Under 25 Yard Breaststroke, 33.35

ν Cooper Walter, Boys 9-10 25 Yard Breaststroke, 25.14

ν Emily Milner, Girls 9-10 100 Yard Individual Medley, 1:52.91

ν Trinity Martin, Girls 13-14 100 Yard IM, 1:34.56

ν Nathanial Stull, Boys 15-18 50 Yard Freestyle, 26.52

ν Kristina Hall, Women 15-18 400 Yard Freestyle, 6:24.59

The Sharks look ahead to their home meet July 1, 2023, at the Dale Jones Municipal Pool in Torrington. The meet begins at 9 a.m. and is free and open to the public to come cheer on their friends and family.