Panther swim teams open 2010-11 season with meet against Berry

Panther swim teams open 2010-11 season with meet against Berry

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. – The LaGrange College swim teams opened their 2010-11 season with a meet Saturday against Berry.

Freshman Blake Shuler earned high points for the Panthers with a first place finish in the 200-yard freestyle and a third place finish in the 100-freestyle. He had a time of 2:20.46 in the 200 and a time of 1:02.69 in the 100.

Sophomore Joe Strickland ran in a cross country meet earlier in the day and later set a personal best in the 100 breaststroke. Strickland had a time of 1:32.91 in the event.

Junior Josh Ledbetter had a second place finish in the 100 freestyle. He had a personal best time of 55.91 in the event.

Sophomore Amy Peek was top scorer for the women. Peek was second in both the 500 and 1,000 freestyle events. She had times of 7:17.98 and 15:18.19 respectively in the events.

The Panthers will compete in a two-day meet at the University of the South on Nov. 5-6.