Swimmers cash in on short road trip to see new competition
February 5, 2020
Thanks to a scheduling conflict at the Newport Aquatic Center, Newport High School hosted its annual swimming invitational at Lebanon High School Friday, Jan. 31.
The meet featured some coastal-area teams Sweet Home doesn’t see often, as well as Valley Catholic.
Sweet Home’s girls were still the top team in the pool, winning with 382.5 points over Lebanon (268) while the Newport boys proved that they may be making a run at a back-to-back state title, winning 289-235 over second-place Taft.
“Our last road trip turned out to be a little closer to home than we thought,” Coach Doug P...