By BRIAN JENNINGS
The girls swimming and diving team spent the week on the road, but managed to return home unscathed with two wins.
The Lady Knights began their week with a 92-83 conference victory at Newington on Tuesday, Oct. 20.
The 200 Medley relay team of Ally Schroeder-Bethany Greenlaw-Sam Sagnella-Hannah Olsen took first in the 200 medley relay (2:11.31), the team of Jess Piotrowski-Olsen-Kailey Hinkley-Julia Mularczyk took first in the 200 freestyle relay (1:57.95).
Kerry Buchanan, Evelyn Holbrook, Jess Piotrowksi, and Olivia Fournier capped the relay sweep with first place in the 400 freestyle relay (4:15.24).
Buchanan was a double winner in the 200 freestyle (2:11.23) and 500 freestyle (5:47.60). Schroeder was a double winner in the 50 freestyle (28.34) and 100 backstroke (1:08.33).
Fournier finished first in the 200 individual medley (2:30.13), Sagnella in the 100 fly (1:11.04), Holbrook in the 100 freestyle (1:04.26), and Greenlaw in the 100 breaststroke (1:22.45).
Other notable performances included second-place finishes by the team of Holbrook-Mularczyk-Katherine Estell-Julianna Ferreri in the 200 medley relay (2:18.70), Piotrowski in the 200 individual medley (2:39.64) and 100 fly (1:15.21), and Hinckley in the 50 freestyle (30.03).
The Knights wrapped up their week with a 92-83 win at East Hartford on Friday.
Fournier-Hinkley-Mularczyk-Piotrowski took first in the 200 freestyle relay (1:54.23) and the team of Fournier-Buchanan-Piotrowksi-Schroeder took first in the 400 freestyle relay (4:08.00).
Fournier was a double winner in the 200 freestyle (2:03.94) and 100 free (56.04). Schroeder was a double winner in the 200 individual medley (2:30.83) and 100 backstroke (1:07.65).
Sagnella finished first in the 100 fly (1:11.32) and Buchanan finished first in the 500 freestyle (5:43.44).
Other notable performances included second-place finishes by the team of Schroeder- Sagnella-Greenlaw-Buchanan in the 200 medley relay, Piotrowski in the 200 individual medley and 100 fly, Buchanan in the 50 freestyle, Gina Calo in the 500 freestyle, Olsen-Brenna Moss-Jillian Noli-Ferreri in the 200 freestyle relay, and Greenlaw in the 100 breaststroke.
The two wins moved Southington to 7-2 on the season as the Knights prepare to for the conference diving and swimming championships with a regular season finale at home against Berlin on Wednesday, Oct. 28.