By now, you probably know that five Fairfield varsity boys swim for the Ottumwa Bulldogs.
If that is new information for you, I?ll catch you up quickly with results from El Cinco?s latest meet at Iowa City High Dec. 16.
As a team, Ottumwa finished with 113 points, good for seventh place out of eight teams, with Oskaloosa pulling up the rear with 82 points. Less than 100 points separated first through sixth place, which may sound like a large spread, but there was a 146.5 point drop from sixth to seventh.
Ankeny finished first with 346 points, followed by Cedar Falls with 317 and Bettendorf in third with 295. Pleasant Valley was fourth with 272 and Iowa City West scored 263.5 points, just four points ahead of host City High, who finished sixth with 259.5 points.
Here are the events and times finished for the five Fairfielders swimming as boyount Bulldogs for Ottumwa.
200 Yard Medley Relay
Anchor - Fr. Kevin Kretz 22.97
200 Yard Freestyle
13th - Jr. Jackson Weaton 1:58.52
22nd - Jr. Evan Masterson 2:33.74
50 Yard Freestyle
7th - Fr. Kevin Kretz 23.50
18th - So. Dylan Barras 25.26
100 Yard Freestyle
9th - Fr. Kevin Kretz 51.54
11th - Jr. Jackson Weaton 52.40
200 Yard Freestyle Relay
5th - Ottumwa 1:33.72
3rd leg - Kretz 23.58
Anchor - Weaton 22.71
100 Yard Backstroke
18th - So. Dylan Barras 1:04.53
400 Yard Freestyle Relay
8th - Ottumwa 3:52.70
2nd leg - Barras 27.43/57.35
Anchor - Weaton 25.85/55.19