Chargers defeat Tell City boys

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By Larry Goffinet

PETERSBURG - Pike Central won seven of 12 events and beat Tell City 92-84 in boys swimming Thursday.

Freshman Greg Clayton won two individual events and a relay for Tell City.

He took the 200-yard freestyle in 2:04.21 and the 500 free in 5:41.40.

Zach Avallone, Nick Bower, Clayton and Isaac Schaefer won the 400 free relay in 3:57.81.

Bryson May swam the 200 individual medley in 2:25.94 and Justin Peter swam the 100 backstroke in 1:06.23 for the Marksmen's other victories.

Peter placed second in the 100 butterfly in 1:06.93.

May took second in the 100 breaststroke in 1:11.03.

Schaefer placed second in the 500 free in 5:50.24 and third in the 200 free in 2:08.42.

Other Marksmen placing second were Avallone in the 50 free in 24.80 seconds and Bower in the 100 free in 57.20.

Tell City, 14-12-1, is off until the sectional Feb. 14.