Eagles Swim & Dive Downs Terriers
Wethersfield High School swimming and diving defeated Rocky Hill 101-71 on Jan. 23.
WHS sophomore Paolo Pirrotta won the 100 yard freestyle and was on a pair of relay teams that also won.
Pirrotta teamed with Joseph Andino, Alexander Ahrens, and Owen Powers to win the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay and joined forces with Ahrens, Paxton Smith, and Kevin Peling to close out the meet with a win in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay.
Rocky Hill junior Ved Bathula won a pair of races for the Terriers, taking home first in the 100 and 200 Yard Freestyle.
Outside of Bathula, WHS took first place in the other events.
Powers won the 200 Yard Individual Medley, Andino won the 50 Yard Freestyle, Miguel Gonzalez Otero won the 500 Yard
Freestyle, Peling won the 100 Yard Backstroke, and Jack Simmons won the 100 Yard Breaststroke.
Wethersfield also won the 200 Yard Medley Relay as Peling, Simmons, Andino, and Broden Wilhelm teamed up for the victory.
Chase Dumais of Wethersfield also scored the most points in the diving competition.
Both Rocky Hill and Wethersfield have home meets against Newington on the horizon.
The Terriers welcome the Nor’easter to RHHS on Tuesday, Feb 14 for a meet at 3:45.
The following week, the Eagles next play host to Newington on Tuesday, Feb. 22 at 5 p.m.
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