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HS swimming: Northampton girls 400 free relay seals win over Belchertown

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  • Ruby Gottlieb, of Northampton, swims to a first place in the 100-yard breaststroke during a meet against Belchertown, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 in Belchertown. STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • Nicole Beaumont, of Belchertown, swims to a second place in the 100-yard breaststroke, during a meet against Northampton, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 in Belchertown. STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • Cecelia Ripley, top, of Northampton, and Brooke Podsiadlo, of Belchertown, swim the 500-yard freestyle, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 in Belchertown. They placed second and first, respectively. STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • Katherine Wrona, left, of Belchertown, and Cecelia Ripley, of Northampton, swim the 100-yard backstroke, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 in Belchertown. They finished second and first, respectively. STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • Cecelia Ripley, top, of Northampton, and Brooke Podsiadlo, of Belchertown, swim the 500-yard freestyle, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 in Belchertown. They placed second and first, respectively. STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • Katherine Wrona, of Belchertown, swims the 50-yard freestyle during a meet against Northampton, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 in Belchertown. She took second place. STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

Published: 1/10/2020 10:49:36 PM

The Northampton girls swim team’s 400-yard freestyle relay team of Abbie Murphy, Cecelia Ripley, Camille Richmond and Ruby Gottlieb clinched an 88-82 victor over Belchertown on the road Friday.

The Blue Devils and Orioles were tied at 78 entering the meet’s final event. Northampton finished first in 4 minutes, 14.27 seconds to score eight points. Belchertown’s second-place relay of Hannah Mitus, Abigail Olden, Kathryn Wrona and Kaleigh Cooper earned four points.

Gottlieb also placed first in the 50 free (26.98) and 100 breaststroke (1:17.44). Murphy took first in the 200 individual medley (2:23.38) and 100 free (58.98).

Belchertown’s Brooke Podsiadlo finished first in the 200 free (2:11.08) and 500 free (5:48.34).

Boys swimming & diving

Chicopee 104, Easthampton 12

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200 IM — (E) 1. Chris Vayda, 2:15.39; 100 fly — (E) 1. Vayda, 1:01.37

Belchertown 123,
Northampton 43

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200 medley relay — (B) 1. Andrew Mashall, Nathan Dragon, Aidan Endress, Matt Stelmokas, 1:50.22; (N) 3. Theodore Bayne, Henry Bayne, Jackson Mattison-Gulotta, Calvin L’Heureux, 2:21.12; 200 free — (B) 1. Chris Chumbley, 1:48.46; (N) 3. Miguel Warton, 2:13.25; 200 IM — (N) 1. Oliver Schalet, 1:57.31; (B) 2. Dragon, 2;04.25; 50 free — (B) 1. Stelmokas, 23.7; (N) 4. T. Bayne, 30.46; 100 fly — (B) Chumbley 54.82; (N) 3. Warton, 1:17.14; 100 free — (N) 1. Schalet, 48.7; (B) 2. Endress, 53.45; 500 free — (B) 1. Stelmokas, 5:07.87; (N) T. Bayne, 6:22.06; 200 free relay — (B) 1. Harrington, Raghav Suryanarayanan, Jacob Bresnahan, Chumbley, 1:43.47; (N) 2. Schalet, Cote-L’Heureux, H. Bayne, Warton, 1:56.84; 100 back — (B) 1. Harrington, 1:06.79; (N) 3. Gulotta-Mattison, 1:15.89; 100 breast — (B) 1. Dragon, 1:04.42; (N) 3. H. Bayne, 1:29.26; 400 free relay — (B) 1. Kagan Sherson, Endress, Stelmokas, Chumbley, 3:36.13; Records: Belchertown (5-0, 2-0 Minuteman); Northampton (1-3, 0-2)

Amherst 96, Chicopee Comp 74

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200 medley relay — (A) 2. Richard Guerron, Alvin Li, Noah Labich, Tobias Kuhn, 1:56.35; 200 free — (A) 1.Callum McDonald, 1:57.00; 200 IM — (A) 1. Labich, 1:57.44; 50 free — (A) 1. Eric Lian, 24:13; 100 fly — (A) 2. Evander Maradiaga, 1:01.16; 100 free — (A) 1. Lian, 54:22; 500 free — (A) 1. McDonald, 5:17.90; 200 free relay — (A) 2. Maradiaga, Kuhn, Li, Lian, 1:45.29; 100 back — (A) 1. Labich, 54:06; 100 breast — (A) 1. Li, 1:13.06; 400 free relay — (A) McDonald, Lian, Maradiaga, Labich, 3:33.29

Girls swimming & diving

Easthampton 110, Chicopee 70

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200 medley relay — (E) 1. Saige Harper, Natalia Robak, Jillian Scott, Amelia Criag, 2:08.57; 200 free — (E) 2. Scott, 2:24.97; 200 IM — (E) 2. Kathryn Geertsma, 2:51.96; 50 free — (E) 1. Harper, 27:59; Diving — (E) 1. Craig, 198.90; 100 fly — (E) 1. Robak, 1:05.35; 100 free — (E) 1. Scott, 1:04.81; 500 free — (E) 3. Mackenzie Bates, 7:29.52; 200 free relay — (E) 2. Geerstma, Zoe Paradis-Stern, Natalie Vigue, Courtney Ross, 2:09.54 ; 100 back — (E) 1. Robak, 1:03:22; 100 breast — (E) 1. Harper, 1:19.99; 400 free relay — (E) 1. Craig, Scott, Harper, Robak, 4:13.65

Northampton 88, Belchertown 82

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200 medley relay — (B) 1. Kathryn Wrona, Elyssa Wrona, Nicole Beaumont, Brooke Podsiadlo, 2:04.92; (N) 2. Sophie Barber, Ruth Geller, Cecelia Ripley, Fiona Tischler, 2:14.53; 200 free — (B) 1. Podsiadlo, 2:11.08; (N) 2. Geller, 2:25.7; 200 IM — (N) 1. Abbie Murphy, 2:23.38; (B) 2. E. Wrona, 2:41.31; 50 free — (N) 1. Ruby Gottlieb, 26.98; (B) 2. K. Wrona, 27.99; 100 fly — (B) 1. Beaumont, 1:09.36; (N) 2. Barber, 1:19.94; 100 free — (N) 1. Murphy, 58.98; (B) 2. E. Wrona, 1:02.2; 500 free — (B) 1. Podsiadlo, 5:48.34; (N) 2. Ripley, 5:56.72; 200 free relay — (N) 1. Gottlieb, Tischler, Geller, Murphy, 1:51.85; (B)2. Beaumont, Hannah Mitus, E. Wrona, Podsiadlo, 1:52.82; 100 back — (N) 1. Ripley, 1:09.65; (B) 2. K. Wrona, 1:10.22; 100 breast — (N) 1. Gottlieb, 1:17.44; (B) 2. Beaumont, 1:18.39; 400 free relay — (N) 1. Murphy, Ripey, Camille Richmond, Gottlieb, 4:14.27; (B) 2. Mitus, Abigail Olden, K. Wrona, Kaleigh Cooper, 4:34.53

Records: Belchertown (4-2, 0-2 Minuteman); Northampton (3-1, 1-1)

Amherst 111, Chicopee Comp 59

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200 medley relay — (A) 1. Sara Baxter, Aurora Donta-Venman, Vianka Acosta-Mckenzie, Adda Hennessey, 2:05.07; 200 free — (A) 1. Sadie Cyr, 2:13.13 ; 200 IM — (A) 1. Acosta-McKenzie, 2:24.64; 50 free — (A) 1. Lucy Smith, 26:00 ; 100 fly — (A) 1. Smith, 1:03.31; 100 free — (A) 1. Acosta-McKenzie, 58.49; 500 free — (A) 1. Baxter, 5:44.10; 200 free relay — (A) 1. Cyr, Hennessey, AnnaMaria Biagi, Smith, 1:51.11; 100 back — (A) 1. Baxter, 1:03.56; 100 breast — (A) 1. Donta-Venmen, 1:20.47; 400 free relay — 1. (A) Acosta-McKenzie, Cyr, Baxter, Smith, 3:59.66




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