OAK HARBOR — Bryan junior Kellen Rigg was part of four top-three finishes, including victories in the 100-yard freestyle and 200 freestyle, to lead the Golden Bears’ swimming and diving teams at the Oak Harbor Subway Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Oak Harbor High School.
Bryan’s boys finished sixth with 119 points. Lexington won the eight-team field with 318 points, while Findlay (268), Toledo St. John’s (193), Oak Harbor (167) and Port Clinton (123.5) were second through fifth, respectively. Wauseon (113.5) was seventh and Lima Shawnee (90) eighth.
The Golden Bears’ girls team was seventh out of eight teams with 75 points. Oak Harbor topped the field with 262 points, while Wauseon (second, 258), Toledo Notre Dame (third, 253), Findlay (fourth, 175), Port Clinton (fifth, 165), Lexington (sixth, 164) and Lima Shawnee (eighth, 43) rounded out the scoring.
Rigg, who has gotten off to a record-setting start for Bryan this season, finished first in the 200 freestyle in 1:46.54 seconds. He also added a first-place showing in the 100 freestyle in 47.70.
Bryan’s 200 freestyle relay team of Rigg, Ara Alyanakian, Collin Barrow-Whetro and Jackson Miller finished second in 1:32.03. The four swimmers teamed up to finish third in the 200 medley relay in 1:44.17.
Barrow-Whetro added a pair of top-six individual finishes as he was fifth in the 100 backstroke in 1:00.32 and sixth in the 100 freestyle in 51.72.
Miller finished second in the 50 freestyle in 22.60.
For Bryan’s girls team, Lauren Wityk and Addie Oberlin were both part of three top-eight finishes. Oberlin was second in the 100 butterfly in 1:06.69, while Wityk finished sixth in the 200 individual medley in 2:29.08.
Oberlin and Wityk teamed up with Maya Keil and Emilee Bassett to finish fifth in the 200 medley relay in 2:04.48 and joined Ava Moore and Keil to place seventh in the 200 freestyle relay in 1:50.28.
The Golden Bears will return to action at 5 p.m. Thursday at Wauseon.