Ellsworth swim team beats Washington Academy to close season

first_imgELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth swim team got wins from both the boys and girls to close out the regular season against Washington Academy on Saturday.Ellsworth’s girls’ team nearly saw Ellie Clarke break the school’s 100-yard backstroke record once again. Clarke, who broke her old record by swimming the 100 backstroke in 1 minute, 4.32 seconds on Jan. 27, swam it in 1:04.96 this time around. The girls won 95-42.On the boys’ side, Hayden Sattler won two individual races for the Eagles. Ellsworth swimmers won each of the 11 boys’ events en route to a 121-13 victory.The team is now finished with dual meets. The boys’ team will compete in Penobscot Valley Conference championships at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, at the University of Maine in Orono. The girls will compete at 4 p.m. the following day, Feb. 11. That meet will be held at Husson University.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textlast_img read more