Mars Hill secures undefeated season with wins over Milligan, Warren Wilson, Lees-McRae

Mars Hill secures undefeated season with wins over Milligan, Warren Wilson, Lees-McRae

MILLIGAN, Tenn. - The Mars Hill women's swim team defeated Milligan, Warren Wilson, and Lees-McRae to secure their undefeated regular season Saturday morning.

Haley Horton led the team with two individual wins in the 200 meter IM race with a time of 2:33.75 and in the 100 meter backstroke with a time of 1:08.80.  

Elena Massa won the 50 meter freestyle with a time of 28.48 and placed second behind Horton in the 100 meter backstroke.  Brianna Broussard won the 100 meter butterfly in 1:10.37 while Jessica Minton claimed victory in the 100 meter freestyle with a time of 1:07.56.

The team of Horton, Massa, Broussard, and Minton also won the 200 meter medley relay with a time of .2:09.16

The Lions downed Milligan by a score of 124-60, Warren Wilson by a mark of 151-19, and Lees-McRae by a score of 125-40.

To view the full list of results, please click here.

Mars Hill ended the regular season with a perfect 14-0 record.  The Lions have not lost a dual meet since October, 2016 and have went 28-0 during that stretch.

The Lions swim next in the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships, starting on Wednesday, February 6th.  The four-day event will conclude on Saturday, February 9th and will be held in Charlotte, North Carolina.