Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

December 14, 2012

OA boys defeat Tigers in pool


The Herald-Tribune

— The Oldenburg Academy boys swim team defeated Lawrenceburg by a score of 94-66.

The Twisters were led by John Pelzel with a pair of individual titles and he was a member of the winning 200 medley relay.

Pelzel won the 50 yard freestyle in a time of 24.97 and the 100 breaststroke in 1:11.32.

Quincy Shenk was also an individual event winner in the 100 butterfly. Shenk touched first in a time of 1:11.75.

Joining  Pelzel on the winning medley relay team was Ben Wanstrath, Chris Nurrenberg and Shenk.

Shenk, Wanstrath, Nurrenberg and Broderick Witt won the 400 free relay in a time of 4:30.19.

Second place finishers were Wanstrath (500 free and 50 free), Christopher Jarman (100 backstroke and 100 free), Jeremy Kelnhofer (200 free) and Chris Hockaden (200 IM),

The Lady Twisters suffered a 85-71 loss to the host Lady Tigers.

Emma Geis (100 back), Mikaela Fangman (100 breaststroke) and Laurel Kelnhofer (100 butterfly) were individual event winners.

Second place finishers for the OA girls were Mara Grieshop (100 breaststroke), Meredith Maier (200 IN), Geis (50 free), Courtney Eckstein (100 free) and Natalie Pottschmidt (500 free). The 400 freestyle  and 200 medley relay teams were also runner-up.