Chillicothe, McClain win FAC swim titles


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



The Frontier Athletic Conference held its second annual swim meet Saturday, Feb. 2 in the natatorium at McClain High School.

Jackson is the lone school in the conference that does not have a swim team.

Chillicothe repeated as girls champion with 374 points, with McClain close on their heels with 356 points.

Miami Trace was third with 283 points, followed by Washington with 133 and Hillsboro with 96.

Miami Trace and Washington were also third and fourth in the conference, respectively, last season.

On the boys’ side, McClain had a very strong challenge from defending champion Chillicothe.

In the end, McClain scored 376 points to 353 for the Cavs.

Washington was third with 216 points, Hillsboro was fourth with 179 and Miami Trace was fifth with 103.

Miami Trace was fourth last year and Washington was fifth.

There were 12 conference records broken at the meet.

All the first place finishes went to either Chillicothe or McClain swimmers.

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@aimmediamidwest.com