Girls swimming: Foran High defeats Mercy High

The Foran High girls swimming and diving team defeated Mercy High from Middletown, 94-90, in SCC action on Friday at Wesleyan University.

In the 200 medley relay, Emily Sportini, Erica Hanson, Sarah Fitzgerald and Ava Corsi took first in 2:02.08 for coach Kristin Skuches’ Lions.

Nicole Eschweiler was first in the 200 freestyle (2:17.27), Fitzgerald the 200 IM (2:18.59), Corsi the 50 freestyle (26.38) and Emma Longley was best in diving (227.05).

Fitzgerald also took first in the 100 butterfly (1:04.43) and Corsi the 100 freestyle (58.32).

Hannah Buckley was best in the 500 freestyle (6:18.90), as Foran improved to 1-1.

Leading Mercy (0-2) were Emily Frost, Claire Strom, Sarah Vicente and Marly Carroll in the 200 freestyle relay (1:54.62), Emily DeVivo in the 100 backstroke (1:08.21), Frost in the 100 breaststroke (1:13.85) and Cassie Lombardo, Strom, DeVivo and Lauran Day in the 400 freestyle relay (4:27.88).