Farmington swimmers top Minneapolis South, 99-58
meet against the Minneapolis South Tigers last Thursday at the Dodge Middle School pool.
The host Tigers clinched the 99-58 win and sent the meet into exhibition scoring for the final four events by finishing first in the first eight events and coming in 1-2-3 in five of them. The foursome of Oliver Chow, Nick Stephan, Brandon Dion and Evan Carufel opened the meet by placing first in the 200 medley relay. Aaron Cochnauer, Cameron Molnar and Dan Berg followed with a 1-2-3 finish in the 200 freestyle and Austin Kueck, Stephan and Garrett Haugen then went 1-2-3 in the 200 IM.
Christopher Kirchmann earned gold in the 50 freestyle and Carufel led a 1-2-3 Farmington finish in the 1-meter dive. Kirchmann went on to add an individual victory in the 100 freestyle, as well.
Chow, Cochnauer and Dion went on to place 1-2-3 in the 100 butterfly and Kueck, Alex Garofalo and Adam Dougherty clinched the meet with a 1-2-3 showing in the 500 freestyle.
The Tigers resume their Missota Conference slate tonight at rival Northfield.