Swimming: Panthers teams close out season at Appalachian Swimming Conference meet

Swimming: Panthers teams close out season at Appalachian Swimming Conference meet

The Panther teams finished their season at the Appalachian Swimming Conference meet in Barbourville, Ky. on Friday and Saturday.

Senior Josh Ledbetter finished the season by swimming in the team record-setting 400-yard medley relay with juniors Devin James and Joe Strickland along with sophomore Blake Shuler. Ledbetter set a personal best swimming the 100 butterfly leg of the event.

The women's 200 freestyle relay of juniors Haley Dent and Becky Robertson, along with sophomores Madison Brasselle and Leslie Rhoades also set a new team record in the 200 freestyle relay.

Dent set her first team record in the 100 breaststroke, qualifying her as a first alternate for finals. Each of the Panther swimmer in the meet dropped times in their individual events.

Madison Brasselle set a personal best time by eight seconds in the women's 1,650 freestyle. Devin James also had a personal best in the men's 1,650 freestyle with a time of 20:91.71.