Swimming: Men swim in meet at Darton Junior College

Swimming: Men swim in meet at Darton Junior College

The LaGrange men's swim team traveled to Albany on Saturday. The Panthers swam against host Darton Junior College, South Georgia and Thomas.

Mitchell Cross had a second-place finish in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 54:53. Cross was less than a second off his best time of the season. Ben Fuller was third in the 500-freestyle event with a time of 5:19. He was fourth in the 200-freestyle. David Teske led the Panthers in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:27.

Blake Shuler, the Swimmer of the Meet for the Panthers, swam in four events, just missing his personal best time in the 100-backstroke with a time of 1:06.43. The 200-medley relay team of Shuler, Cross, Fuller and Will Scruggs had a time of 1:53.29, coming close to setting a best time for the season.

The swim teams will compete in the Viking Invitational on Friday and Saturday.