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Badgers Swim Team Can’t Pick Up Win on Senior Day
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02 October 2017
 
Prescott High School swim team seniors celebrate the final home meet on Thursday, September 28th, 2017 in Prescott, Arizona. All Photos by: Torrence Dunham
Badgers Swim Wins Seven Races But Falls In Three-Team Meet on Senior Day

PRESCOTT- The Prescott High School boys and girls swim teams combined to win seven matches on senior day, Thursday, September 28th, at the Prescott YMCA in a three-team meet against Arizona College Prep and Thunderbird High School but came in third with 186 points.

The Badgers took both two-hundred-yard IM competitions with Lacey Ingallina coming in with a time of 2:39.31 and Harris Temple recording 2:05.42 in the boy’s event. Later, Temple won his second event of the day on the one-hundred-yard butterfly at 54.56.
 
Paul Kinach came in first on the fifty-yard freestyle with a finishing time of 23.87 and the boy’s one-hundred-yard backstroke at 1:04.71.
 
Temple and Kinach teamed up with Tate Bassett and Dallin Jex to win the boy’s four-hundred-yard freestyle relay at 3:39.20.
 
Meanwhile, Aly Warren finished first in the girl’s one-yard-yard breaststroke at 1:24.08.
 
Arizona College Prep ended up winning the meet with a combined score of 217, while Thunderbird High School combined for 209 points and a second-place spot.
 
Considering it was the final home meet of the season, the team honored it’s ten seniors with a ceremony, plaque, and roses during a break in the action.
 
The Badgers swim team is on the road for the rest of the season as they take on Mingus Union High School at 4:00 pm on Thursday, October 5th. 

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Torrence Dunham

Torrence Dunham is a multimedia journalist who graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.  Torrence is our PrescottValleyeNews.com Correspondent covering local news and events in Prescott Valley. He is also the lead sports correspondent and play-by-play pro for all our multimedia news sites. If he's not adding to his extensive sports bobble-head collection, he's talking baseball, his favorite. Follow him on Twitter: @Tadunham.