TERRE HAUTE — Yaretzi Pantall, Carter Stevenson and a girls relay team all collected first-place finishes as the Vincennes Swim Team competed in the Southwest Indiana Divisional Championship meet over the weekend.
Pantall was in the Girls 12-and-under division, and she grabbed her firsts in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:07.87; and 100 freestyle, 58.77. Stevenson, Boys 10-and-under, was also best in the 200 freestyle, 2:30.40; and 100 freestyle, 1:07.49; and he won the 100 breaststroke, 1:33.22, as well.
The relay win was by Pantall, Mya Brown, Braelyn Burrows, and Maysen Gomez in the Girls 10-and-under 200 freestyle relay, 2:13.74.
Stevenson added runner-up finishes in the 200 individual medley, 50 breaststroke, and 100 backstroke, while Pantall was second in the 500 freestyle and third in the 200 IM and 500 freestyle.
Other VST members and their best finishes were Kennedy Landis fourth, Girls 12-and-under, 100 butterfly; Cami Tredway fourth, Girls 12-and-under, 50 freestyle; Burrows fourth, Girls 10-and-under, 100 butterfly; Gomez seventh, Girls 10-and-under, 200 freestyle; and Brown 20th, Girls 10-and-under, 100 freestyle.
Gomez, Pantall, Burrows and Brown also took third in the medley relay.
Pantall, Stevenson and Tredway represent VST in the Indiana State Age Group Championships at the IUPUI Natatorium on March 20-22.
Lincoln golf outing
set for April 4
Lincoln's golf boosters are hosting a “Final Fore” golf outing fundraiser for the boys and girls teams on April 4 at the Country Club of Old Vincennes.
Lunch and registration begin at noon with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The cost is $50 per golfer and $200 per foursome. Sponsorships are available for $100 per hole, and a $100 long drive/closest to pin are scheduled.
The outing coincides with start of the NCAA men's basketball Final Four, and a Final Four square board has open squares to purchase. For $10, participants receive one square on the board and a mulligan for the round of golf. Final Four games will be on in the clubhouse after the round, and donations will also be accepted.
The goal of the fundraiser is to lessen expenses for parents, which include meals after away matches, add training aids for the indoor facility and other improvement ideas for the boys and girls programs.
Those interested in registering should visit the Vincennes Lincoln Golf Facebook page or call or text 812-821-6980 by April 1.
Jackson gets added
as HBCA All-Star
Lincoln senior Victoria Jackson was added recently as a participant in the Hoosier Basketball Coaches Association girls regional All-Star Classic.
Jackson was among the HBCA all-district selections, from which the All-Stars were picked. She joins teammate Darrian Carmean and Rivet's Tia Tolbert and Caroline Herman on the West team.
The HBCA All-Star games are on April 19 at Bloomington North. The girls game is at 2:15 p.m. with the boys to follow at 4 p.m.
Buddy Ball still open
Registration is ongoing for the 13th season of Buddy Ball at the Vincennes Cub League.
Babe Ruth Baseball's Buddy Ball division is for players ages 5-20 who have physical and/or mental challenges, where participants have the help of a "buddy" to swing, round the bases and whatever else is required.
Buddy Ball is free, and the deadline to register is April 3. Games run from May 2 to June 27, meeting every Saturday on the Blue Diamond at 10 a.m. Those interested in Buddy Ball can contact Leanne Sievers at 812-890-8009 or Steve Blinn at 812-886-6660.