MONROE, CT — The first home meet was a good one for the Masuk High boys swim team. The Panthers defeated Joel Barlow-Bethel 91-68 on Thursday night, taking home several first-place finishes and fast swim times in the process.
The 200 yard medley relay of Jack McHugh, Carter Adragna, Jacob Urkawich and Riley Sheppard was first in a time of 1:54.99.
In the 200 individual medley race, Adragna came in second in 2:12.06. Adragna won the 100 breaststroke event with a time of 1:06.59. Sheppard won the 50 free with a time of 24.39 and placed second in the 100 free clocking in at 53.95.
Keller Hall placed first in the 100 butterfly event in 59.41. Thomas Rodriguez won the 500 in 6:54.96. McHugh was first in the 100 backstroke race, making his final touch in 59.89.
Masuk’s 200 free relay team of Alex Malecki, Hall, Adragna and Sheppard finished first in 1:40.08.
The Panthers locked up the team win heading into the last event, the 400 free relay. Masuk exhibitioned the event and had the fastest time as Kyle Zarkar, Malecki, Sheppard and Adragna recorded a time of 3:49.89.