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Area Roundup

Sumter boys swim team wins meet

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Posted 9/20/19

FLORENCE - Sumter High School's boys swim team finished first and the girls team finished second in the Florence District 1 Invitational on Wednesday at Francis Marion University.

In the 8-team boys meet, Sumter won with 58 points. Wilson was …

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Sumter boys swim team wins meet

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FLORENCE - Sumter High School's boys swim team finished first and the girls team finished second in the Florence District 1 Invitational on Wednesday at Francis Marion University.

In the 8-team boys meet, Sumter won with 58 points. Wilson was second with 56 and Trinity-Byrnes was third with 49.

Stephen Li led SHS, finishing second in both the 200-meter freestyle and the 500 free. He was on the winning 400 freestyle relay team along with Anthony Benenhaley, Bernard Ryan and Elijah Blanding.

The quartet also combined to finish second in medley relay.

Benenhaley was third in both the 100 butterfly and the 500 free. Blanding finished third in the 200 free.

West Florence won the 7-team girls meet with 85. Sumter had 76 and Trinity-Byrnes had 54.

Abby Hoshour led the Lady Gamecocks with victories in the 200 free and the 100 fly. Samantha Kirkhart won the 200 individual medley and was third in the 100 free.

Hayden Kirkhart won the 100 backstroke and was third in the 100 fly. Anna Galeano was third in the 500 free.

Hayden Kirkhart, Samantha Kirkhart, Abby Hoshour and Emily Kate Hoshour combined to win the 200 medley relay. The foursome also finished second in the 200 free relay.

MIDDLE SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL

Alice Drive 3

Hillcrest 0

Alice Drive improved to 5-0 on the season with a 3-0 win over previously undefeated Hillcrest on Wednesday at the ADMS gymnasium.

Alice Drive won by the scores of 25-12, 25-9, 25-20.

Nicki Hazuda led the Lady Hawks with 24 aces and three kills. Natalie Hannon had six aces and three kills, and Hannah Daughrity had four aces and three kills.

VARSITY GIRLS GOLF

Wilson Hall 160

Sumter 169

Wilson Hall defeated Sumter High School by nine strokes to win a match on Wednesday at Beech Creek Golf Club.

The Lady Barons shot a 160 and were led by Claire Kirkley with a 42. Danae Brunson led Sumter, which shot a 169, with a 49.

VARSITY VOLLEYBALL

Thomas Sumter 3

Williamsburg 1

DALZELL - Thomas Sumter Academy defeated Williamsburg Academy 3-1 on Wednesday at Edens Gymnasium.

TSA won by the scores 25-23, 25-19, 20-25, 25-18.

Karleigh Young led the Lady Generals with 22 kills, an assist and an ace. Logan Scruggs had 16 assists and three kills, while Marlyn Huling had seven assists and one assist.

Lindsay Daniel had six kills and one ace, and Mercedes Byrd had three aces and two aces.

JUNIOR VARSITY VOLLEYBALL

Laurence Manning 2

East Clarendon 0

MANNING - Laurence Manning Academy picked up its first win with a 2-0 victory over East Clarendon on Wednesday at Bubba Davis Gymnasium.

LMA won by the scores of 25-8, 25-12.