OHS swimming defeats Treasure Coast

OKEECHOBEE — Okeechobee defeated Treasure Coast and lost to Martin County at a tri meet Tuesday at the Coach Dick Wells Training Center in Stuart.

The boys team defeated the Titans 62-32 but lost to Martin County 64-34.

The Lady Brahmans defeated the Treasure Coast, 46-36, but fell to the Lady Tigers, 88-12.

Okeechobee Sports Complex Pool

Coach Stephen Neafsey said the boy’s team was able to break three school records. This included the 200-yard medley relay squad of Alex Hernandez, Cameron Whitlock, Nathanael Bean and Michael Muros. They finished in 1:52.49. Bean also broke the school’s 200-yard freestyle record with a time of 1:56.65. He won the 500-yard freestyle race and in the process broke his own school record with a time of 5:20.83.

Other first place finishes for the boys team included Muros in the 100-yard free with a time of 54:32, and the Men’s 400 freestyle relay team, of Muros, Zachary Jackson, Skylar Casian and Bean, with a time of 3:51.09.

Muros finished second in the 50-yard free with a time of 24:41. Cameron Whitlock finished second in the 100 butterfly at 1:12.08. Jacob McKee took third in the 100 yard backstroke with a time of 1:21.37.

Highlights for the Lady Brahmans included a second place finish in the 200-yard free by Aubrie Reister 2:19.54, a third place finish by April Hogenkamp in the 200 individual medley, 3:14, 60, a third-place finish by Morgan Bolan in the 100 butterfly at 1:21.15, and a third place finish by Olivia Burnett in the 100 freestyle, 1:14.58.

Reister also took third place in the 500 free with a time of 6:34.49. Burnett finished in third place in the 100 backstroke with a time of 1:35.36. Bolan finished third in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:38.63.

The Okeechobee 400-yard freestyle relay squad finished third with a time of 4:36.39. Members include Reister, Hogenkamp, Burnett and Bolan.

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