Swimming: Panther teams host three schools in weekend meets

Swimming: Panther teams host three schools in weekend meets

The LaGrange swim teams hosted three schools in weekend meets at the Hudson Natatorium. The Panthers hosted Brenau, South Georgia and Warren Wilson on Friday, then South Georgia again on Saturday in a sprint meet.

Senior Josh Ledbetter was honored by his teammates before the Friday meet. Ledbetter had a third place finish in the 100-yard butterfly event on Friday. He set a personal best time of 28.83 in the 50 butterfly on Saturday.

Mary Robertson was the women's team Swimmer of the Meet on Friday. Robertson set person best times in the 50 and 100 freestyle style events. She was on the 200 freestyle relay team that had a second place finish.

For the men, Blake Shuler was the team's Swimmer of the Meet. Shuler, swimming in three events, had a fourth place and two fifth place finishes.

Madison Brasselle and Devin James were the Swimmers of the Meet in the sprint meet Saturday against South Georgia. The meet featured 50 sprints, a mile swim and mixed relays.

Brasselle had a second place finish in the 1,650-yard freestyle event and fifth place finishes in the 50 breaststroke and 100 individual medley events. She also was on the mixed 200 medley and mixed 200 freestyle relay teams that finished fourth.

James set a personal best time of 21:35.95 to finish second in the 1,650 freestyle. He also competed in the 50 backstroke and 100 individual medley events. James was also on mixed 200 medley and mixed 200 freestyle relay teams.