Chargers take 4th, Hawks 6th at conference meet

Wittenberg-Birnamwood swimmers finished in fourth place, and the Shawano/Bonduel co-op took sixth at the Bay Conference Championship Meet on Oct. 24.

Door County United won the meet with 543 points. The Chargers scored 240, and the Hawks had 137.

Wittenberg-Birnamwood captured first place in the 200 medley relay in 1:57.43.

In the 200 individual medley, Witt-Birn’s Kelsy Davis placed first in 2:18.38.

The Chargers’ Faith Resch won the 50 freestyle in 25.4, while teammate Reese Dickman was third in 25.68.

Resch also won the 100 freestyle in 56.59.

The Witt-Birn 200 freestyle relay team placed third in 1:46.35.

Davis finished first in the 100 backstroke in 1:01.86.

Dickman was second in the 100 breaststroke in 1:10.78.

Overall conference standings have Door County United in first with 20 points, Seymour with 16, New London with 13, Wittenberg-Birnamwood with 10, Marinette/Peshtigo with 7, Shawano/Bonduel at 4 and Clintonville with 2.

Next for the swimmers, Shawano/Bonduel will compete in the Division 1 sectional meet at Wisconsin Rapids on Nov. 4. The Chargers will compete in the Division 2 sectional meet at Merrill the same day.