Swimming: Panthers teams open 2016-17 schedule with USA South Tri-Meet

Swimming: Panthers teams open 2016-17 schedule with USA South Tri-Meet

GREENSBORO, N.C. - The LaGrange swimming teams opened the 2016-17 season at the USA South Tri-Meet hosted by Greensboro College.

Freshman David Edmondson had first place finishes in the 100-yard backstroke and 200 freestyle events. He had a time of 57.17 seconds in the backstroke and 1:54.92 in the freestyle. Edmondson was second in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:07.93.

Freshman Nick Montana had second place finishes in the 50 and 100 freestyle events with respective times of 23.35 seconds and 1:01.20.

For the women, Elissa Fuller placed second in both the 200 freestyle and 100 backstroke events. She had a time of 2:23.50 in the freestyle and 1:20.67 in the backstroke. Lyllie Menjivar-Couch was second in the 50 freestyle in a time of 32.20 seconds.

The teams face South Georgia on Saturday in Douglas, Ga.