Liberty High School swimmers sprint past Sammamish
January 7, 2011
By Bob Taylor
NEW — 1 p.m. Jan. 7, 2011
The Liberty High School boys swimming team swept the three relays Thursday and cruised by visiting Sammamish 118-64 in a 3A/2A KingCo Conference meet at Julius Boehm Pool.
Logan Briggs, who won the 100 butterfly, anchored the winning 200 freestyle and 400 freestyle relays. He also swam on the Patriots’ winning 200 medley relay.
Kevin Hays, Raymond Ha and Luke Duschl also swam with Briggs on the three winning relays.
Other Liberty first places came from Connor Biehl in the 200 individual medley, Matt Shepardson in the 50 freestyle, Jesse Herrild in diving and Thomas Hughes in the 500 freestyle.
Patriots pummel Totems in wrestling
The Liberty High School wrestling team overwhelmed visiting Sammamish 60-9 Thursday in a 3A/2A KingCo Conference match.
Neil Chakravarty (103), Michael Shawn (119), Nate Sjoholm (125), Hamilton Noel (152) and Noel Brandon (189) had pins for the Patriots.
Austin Sivret (112) and Jay Chakravarty (160) won their matches with major decisions.
Liberty High School gymnasts take second
The Liberty High School gymnastics team finished second Thursday in a three-team 3A/2A KingCo Conference meet at Mercer Island.
Mercer Island won the meet with 149.2 points. Liberty was second with 142.3 points and Bellevue took third with 131.15 points.
Liberty’s Tia Riley finished second in the all-around with a 31.2 score and teammate Hannah Bergam was third at 30.15. Riley and Mercer Island’s Tonayo Crow tied for first place on the uneven parallel bars with 7.4 scores.