MDI swim sweeps Brewer



BANGOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ and girls’ swim teams cruised to victories against Brewer in Saturday’s meet at the Bangor YMCA.

On the girls’ side, MDI earned wins in all three relay races. The Trojans also got individual victories from Cecilia Saltysiak (50-yard freestyle and 100-yard butterfly), Maria Saltysiak (200-yard individual medley and 100-yard freestyle), Ruby Brown (200-yard freestyle) and Lily James (1-meter dive) in a 130-53 win.

The MDI boys swept all 12 events to earn a 137-32 win over Brewer. Amos Price (200 IM and 100 freestyle) and Ponce Saltysiak (200 free and 100-yard backstroke) posted multiple individual wins for the Trojans.

MDI will host Bangor at 6 p.m. tomorrow, Jan. 24. That meet will be the penultimate regular season competition for the Trojans, who will host Hampden Academy for Senior Night at 6 p.m. next Friday, Feb. 7.

MDI girls win track meet

ORONO — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ indoor track team took first place in its fifth meet of the season Saturday at the University of Maine.

Katelyn Osborne gave the team its first event win of the day with a time of 5 minute, 58.03 seconds in the 1-mile run. The Trojans added individual wins in the 400-meter dash (Marilyn Sawyer), 200-meter dash (Zoe Olson) and high jump (Delaney Sweeney) and relay wins in the 4-by-200 (Beatrice Amuso, Emma Freudig, Osborne and Sawyer) and throwers’ 4-by-100 (Logan Closson, Heather Finger, Madison Williams and Georgianna Logan).

On the boys’ side, Archer Hill gave MDI a win in the shot put with a distance of 39 feet, 7 1/2 inches. The Trojans took third place behind Orono and Hermon.

MDI will return to UMaine for its penultimate regular season meet at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25. The Trojans will compete against Ellsworth, Brewer, Central, Hampden Academy, John Bapst, Mattanawcook Academy and Orono.

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