Disco, Walker lead Lions past Milligan on Senior Day

Disco, Walker lead Lions past Milligan on Senior Day

MARS HILL, N.C. - Seniors Andy Disco and Matthew Walker helped the Mars Hill men's swim team to a convincing 162-56 victory on Senior Day Saturday afternoon.

Disco earned wins in the 200 yard breaststroke with a time of 2:23.15 and was a member of the winning 200 yard medley relay team. 

Walker picked up victories in the 200 and 500 yard freestyles, swimming times of 1:52.43 and 5:07.72, respectively. He was also a member of the winning 200 yard medley and 800 yard freestyle relay teams.

Comprising the 800 yard freestyle relay team was Walker, Angel Regalado, Erwin Ortiz and Vitor Goncalves, who won the event with a time of 7:25.45.

Regalado and Ortiz earned two individual event victories on the day as well. Regalado won the 1000 yard freestyle and 200 yard IM, while Ortiz was victorious in the 100 yard freestyle and 100 yard butterfly events.

Goncalves picked up a win in the 50 yard freestyle and joined Disco and Walker in the 200 yard medley relay team.

Other winners included Jake Moore in the 200 yard butterfly, Elijah Sears in the 100 yard breaststroke and Harrison Butler in the 200 yard backstroke.

For a full list of results, please click here.

The Lions return to the pools on February 14-17 as they take part in the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships held in Charlotte, N.C.