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Hamilton, Gonzalez-Gallego score event wins for SHS swimming at Greenwood

Shelbyville High School senior Karissa Hamilton is chasing one more IHSAA swimming state finals berth.

On Tuesday at Greenwood, Hamilton collected her 13th win this season in the 50-yard freestyle, touching the wall first in 25.28 seconds.

Hamilton also had a runner-up finish in the 100 freestyle (56.78) and she teamed with Miriam Garringer, Madison Monroe and Marlee Rice for a second-place finish in the 200 freestyle relay (1:52.03).

Garringer also had a second-place finish in the 200 freestyle in 2:11.83.

Greenwood won the girls meet, 130-42.

In the boys meet, Juan Gonzalez-Gallego delivered Shelbyville’s only event win. He finished first in the 500 freestyle in 5:21.22. He also produced a second-place finish in the 100 breaststroke (1:15.14), missing out on the win by .88 seconds.

Tyler Harker had runner-up performances in the 200 individual medley (2:15.21) and 100 freestyle (53.97).

The Golden Bears opened the meet with a second-place finish in the 200 medley relay. Will Rife, Tristin Maloney, Harker and Gonzalez-Gallego finished in 1:54.12.

An in the meet’s final race, the 400 freestyle relay, Harker, Rife and Gonzalez-Gallego teamed with Michael Fox for a runner-up finish in 3:43.61.

Greenwood won the boys meet, 115-54.

Shelbyville hosts Greenfield-Central Thursday.