High School Sports

Bellefonte swimming competes at state tournament

Bellefonte had an uneventful first day at the PIAA tournament on Friday at Bucknell’s Kinney Natatorium.

The 200 freestyle relay team of Finn Nixdorf, Ian Lowery, Chance Foster and Brian Feldman finished 21st in 1:34.96.

Nixdorf was also 32nd in the 50 freestyle at 23.21.

Meanwhile, the 200 medley relay team was disqualified.

St. Josephs’ Peter Forstmeier was 30th in the 200 IM with a 2:07.07.

Grove City leads all teams with 129 points.

Forstmeier will swim the 500 freestyle and Foster will do the 100 breaststroke on Saturday. Bellefonte’s 200 freestyle relay team will also compete.