H.S. roundup: Jarrett sets Williams' 500 freestyle record
Hamden — Will Jarrett won the 200- and 500-yard freestyle races, setting a school-record in the 500, as The Williams School boys' swimming team placed second at Wednesday's CISAC Championship at Hamden Hall.
Hamden Hall won with 147 points. The Blues scored 89.
Jarrett, an eighth-grader, swam the 500 in 5 minutes, 13.70 seconds and finished the 200 in 1:55.39.
Rhett Steiner won the 100 butterfly (1:03.71) and placed second in the individual medley, Cooper Feltes was third in both the 50 and 100 freestyle, Justin Shafner was second in the 100 breaststroke and Josh Goldstein was third in the 100 backstroke for Williams. Also, Goldstein, Jarrett, Steiner and Feltes teamed to place second in both the 200 medley and 200 freestyle relays.
In the girls' meet, Samantha Linhares was first in the 100 freestyle (1:00.12) and third in the 100 backstroke for Williams.
Hamden Hall scored 181 to win the meet. Williams placed fourth (84.5).
Claudia Mergy was second in the 100 breaststroke and third in the 200 freestyle for Williams. Also, Kaela Milewski, Grace and Samantha Linhares and Mergy teamed to place second in the 200 freestyle relay.
• Tyler Luke had 44 saves for the Fitch/East Lyme/Ledyard/Hale-Ray co-op on Wednesday, but it wasn't enough as it was edged by the Lyman Hall/Haddam-Killingworth co-op 3-2. Zack Jones had a goal and an assist for the Eagles (1-14) and Kyle Gurnee scored.
Dunn ceremony rescheduled
• The ceremony to honor former New London boys' basketball great Kris Dunn has been rescheduled as part of a game against Hamden at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20. Dunn, now a Providence College sophomore, will be the first player in program history to have his jersey retired.
ECC gymnastics postponed
• The Eastern Connecticut Conference gymnastics championship scheduled for tonight has been postponed to Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Deary's Gymnastics Center in Killingly. The event starts at 6 p.m.
• Waterford's Brentt Smith is seeded first at 120 pounds for the Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament with a 32-1 record. His record was listed incorrectly in the list of top seeds that appeared in The Day on Thursday.
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