Swim Teams Finish Day One at Conference Championships

Swim Teams Finish Day One at Conference Championships

By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Berry College men’s and women’s swim team started competition at the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Conference Championship meet on Wednesday afternoon, competing in both the men’s and women’s 800-Yard Freestyle Relay.

The women’s relay teams finished in eighth and ninth overall, scoring 18 and 16 points, respectively. Carlye McKillip, Alexis Miller, Brittni Hoover and Corley Peth were on the A relay team, finishing in 8:16.55, while Cedar Hawks, Elly Wagner, Micaela Campagna and Audrey Burch swam on the B relay team, finishing in 8:22.38.

The men’s A and B relay teams finished in fifth and ninth, respectively. The A relay team of Noah Wagner, Josh Cutter, Zack Harvey and Justin Gynther finished in 7:16.41, placing fifth. The B relay team of Will Walker, Spencer O’Neale, Cory Mullins and Eric Hammer finished ninth in 7:48.18. 

Action will continue tomorrow at the SAA Championship. Full results and interviews can be found here