TC swimmers rout Rebels

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By Larry Goffinet

TELL CITY - Tell City won all 11 events to rout South Spencer 120-30 in girls swimming Tuesday.

Samantha Ballman won two individual events for the Marksmen. She took the 200-yard individual medley in 2:46.08 and the 100 breaststroke in 1:27.80.

She teamed with Chelsea Malone, Erika Hauenstein and Katie Clemens to win the 200 medley relay in 2:13.83.

Four Tell City freshmen won individual events in their first varsity dual meet.

Malone won the 50 free in 26.76 seconds, Hauenstein took the 100 butterfly in 1:13.75, Alyson Goffinet won the 500 free in 6:35.50, and C.J. Fentress won the 200 free in 2:24.74.

Clemens won the 100 free in 1:02.93 and Brittany Sheldon took the 100 backstroke in 1:25.04.

Clemens, Hauenstein, Fen-tress and Malone won the 200 free relay in 1:55.39.

Morgan Rainey, Goffinet, Tiffany Davis and Jessica Wagner won the 400 free relay in 4:47.39.

Goffinet placed second in the 200 free in 2:29.37 and Davis was third in 2:37.17.

The Marksmen also swept the top three places in the 500 free, with Wagner second in 7:06.61 and Davis third in 7:14.81.

Wagner also took second in the 200 IM in 2:59.20.

Other Marksmen placing second were Fentress in the 100 breast in 1:36.04 and Marissa Butler in the 100 back in 1:54.53.

Rainey placed third in the 100 free in 1:16.12 and Chelsea Hay took third in the 50 free in 35.12.

Tell City placed second in the 250 free relay en route to taking fifth place among eight teams in overall standings in its own relay meet Saturday.

Rainey, Clemens, Malone and Hauenstein swam the 250 free relay in 2:29.45.

"That's the highest finish we've had in any event in several years," said Tell City Coach Mike Page.

Tell City Relays team scores: Mount Vernon 136, Castle 88, Jeffersonville 84, Jasper 54, Tell City 34, Northeast Dubois 22, Boonville 16, Vincennes Lincoln 6.