The Mercer Island boys swim and dive captains, (from left) Jake Headrick, Carter Whipple, Oliver Schaaf and Gabe Neale. Photo courtesy of Danielle Whipple

The Mercer Island boys swim and dive captains, (from left) Jake Headrick, Carter Whipple, Oliver Schaaf and Gabe Neale. Photo courtesy of Danielle Whipple

Boys swim and dive team makes a splash in victory over Bellevue

  • Thursday, December 12, 2019 3:34pm
  • Sports

The Mercer Island boys swim and dive team opened its new season with a 129-51 victory over Bellevue on Dec 5.

Matt Williamson, Collin Ralston, Matthew Shield and Evan Liu finished first in the 200-yard medley relay with a time of 1:40.25.

Shield finished first in the 50-yard free (22.66) and the 100-yard free (51:39).

Williamson finished first in the 100-yard fly with a time of 58.07.

Emmett Ralston won the 500-yard free with a time of 5:16.59.

The 200-yard free relay team of Liu, Brooks Enge, David Garton and William Thomas won with a time of 1:42.47.

Collin Ralston won the 100-yard back with a time of 55.11.

Liu won the 100-yard breast with a time of 1:03.78.

The 400-yard free relay team of Williamson, Oliver Schaaf, Shield and Collin Ralston finished first with a time of 3:30.67.

Gabriel Neale won the diving competition with a score of 209.25.

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