Wilton girls swim team wins final three dual meets

The Wilton High girls swim team is entering the post-season on a winning streak.

The Warriors finished the dual-meet portion of their schedule with three consecutive victories to end with a 6-3 record.

Wilton defeated Fairfield Warde, 103-75, on Oct. 15, Fairfield Ludlowe, 102-79, on Oct. 20, and Danbury, 98-77, on Oct. 21.

“It was nice to get the wins and finish 6-3,” said Wilton head coach Todd Stevens. “We were also able to get some different swimmers into the meets.”

In their second meet in two days, the Warriors closed the regular season by beating Danbury last Tuesday at Western Connecticut State University.

Wilton built an early lead and then swam exhibition (no points) in two of the final four events.

Finishing first for the Warriors were Andrea Prospect in the 200-yard freestyle (2:14.09), Kim Green in the 200 individual medley (2:35.84), Allison Courtney in the diving (213.30 points), Grace Schaller in the 500 freestyle (6:15.25), and Brooke Kelly in the 100 breaststroke (1:20.66).

Natalie Larsen, Emily Walden, Chloe Hornby and Kelly teamed to win the 200 medley relay (2:10.44), and Stephanie Xie, Katrina Trentos, Maddie Srivastava and Evaline Xie combined to win the 400 freestyle relay (4:17.55).

Ludlowe toppled

The day before, Wilton bested Fairfield Ludlowe at Fairfield University. The meet was swum in short-course meters.

NoraNoel Nolan was a double winner for the Warriors, placing first in the 200-meter individual medley (2:36.92) and the 100 breaststroke (1:25.04).

Wilton also got first-place finishes from Trentos in the 200 freestyle (2:25.25), Courtney in the diving (196 points), Larsen in the 100 butterfly (1:15.30), Walden in the 400 freestyle (5:05.80), and Sydni Robinson in the 100 backstroke (1:13.75).

Robinson, Julia Lewis, Larsen and Samantha Florio were first in the 200 medley relay (2:18.39).

Wilton downs Warde

Swimming at the Wilton YMCA, the host Warriors defeated Fairfield Warde on Oct. 15.

Providing first-place finishes were Trentos in the 200-yard freestyle (2:08.74), Larsen in the 200 IM (2:23.46), Courtney in the diving (228.80 points), Walden in the 500 freestyle (5:51.98), Robinson in the 100 backstroke (1:05.02), and Jessica Moss in the 100 breaststroke (1:17.07).

Wilton also won all three relays, getting victories from Srivastava, Lewis, Maggie Kauffeld and Robinson in the 200 medley relay (2:00.71); Brooke Hendee, Savannah Driscoll, Hornby and Kellyann O’Donnell in the 200 freestyle relay (1:52.56); and Lillian Chang, Walden, Megan Lafond and Lewis in the 400 freestyle relay (4:06.02).