Sacred Heart swimming team improves to 5-1
Placing first in all but one event, Sacred Heart Greenwich improved its record to 5-1, swimming past Convent of the Sacred Heart 91st Street, 51-40, in a meet held on Tuesday.
The Tigers started the meet with their 200-yard medley relay team of Emma O’Connor, Erin Quigley, Katelin Ulmer and Catherine Hamilton winning the event in 1:55.24.
O’Connor touched the wall first for Sacred Heart Greenwich in the 200 freestyle (2:08.63), followed by teammate Alessandra Serbaroli (2:13.80).
Alexandra Marshall had a first-place finish for the Tigers in the 200 individual medley (2:29.73), while Ulmer took second in 2:46.32.
In the 50 freestyle, Grace Lillis posted a winning time of 27.23 seconds. Laura Moore of Sacred Heart was the runner-up in the 50 freestyle (27.85).
Hamilton was 100 butterfly winner (1:00.63), while teammate Isabella Lippolis finished first in the 100 freestyle (1:02.45). Quigley posted a second-place finish (6:08.87).
In the 200 freestyle relay, Ulmer, O’Connor, Hamilton and Moore registered a winning time of 1:44.92. Lillis finished first in the 100 backstroke (1:08.10) and Marshall was second (1:11.16).
The 100 breaststroke winner was Quigley (1:14.77) and Elisa Taylor of Sacred Heart took second (1:17.63).
The meet concluded with Ulmer, O’Connor, Lillis and Hamilton winning the 400 freestyle relay in 3:38.82.
Sacred Heart is in action again when its hosts Kennedy Catholic School on Jan. 8.