SWM: Chargers edge Fountain Valley in last event

Friday’s dual meet between Dos Pueblos’ boys swimming team and Fountain Valley came down to the final race with the Chargers’ 4×100 freestyle relay getting the points needed for an 89-84 victory.

Walker Bell, Graham Young, Blake Parrish and Alex Valente won the day’s final race in a time of 3:18.52.

Bell and Valente also won two individual races each. Valente’s win in the 200 IM came in a CIF consideration time of 2:03.42. Valente’s time in the 100 butterfly was 52.56.

Bell won the 200 and 500 freestyle.

Chargers head coach Chris Parrish singled out Ryan Montag for the important points picked up by the senior. Montag placed second in the 100 backstroke and third in the 200 IM.

Also key to Dos Pueblos’ team win was Lester Wright’s victory in the diving competition.

Up next for Dos Pueblos is their Channel League opener against San Marcos on Thursday.