Swimming: Team competes at University of the South Invitational

Swimming: Team competes at University of the South Invitational

The LaGrange swim team competed at the University of the South Invitational in Sewanee, Tenn. on Saturday.

Junior Ben Fuller was the Panthers' Male Swimmer of the Meet.  Fuller broke the school's 1,650-yard freestyle record with a time of 18:47.06. The record time placed him in the top 15 of the Appalachian Swimming Conference. Fuller had his meet best finish of seventh in the 100 butterfly.

Freshman Ben Ashby barely missed lifetime best swims by mere hundreths in his events. He was 10th in the 200-yard breaststroke with a time of 2:29.68.

Sophomore Kyra Odum was the high scorer for the women's team. Odum swam the 1,650 freestyle for the first time in her career, finishing in a time of 24:34.25. The team put her in the fastest 15 in the conference.

The Panther teams travel to South Georgia College on Nov. 8 for their next meet.