Senior Day a success for Trumbull Eagles

The Trumbull High girls swimming and diving team marked Senior Day with a 96-52 victory over Danbury High at Hillcrest pool on Wednesday.

Coach Bill Strickland’s Eagles (3-6) swept the relays and had seven individual first-place finishers.

Sarah Dwyer, Tara Merkle, Amanda Daigle and Alexa Bragg began the meet with a win in the 200 medley relay with a time of 2:05.71.

Mollie Coleman won the 200 freestyle in 2:09.08, before Dwyer touched the wall first in 2:24.38 to take the 200 IM.

Bragg was best in the 50 freestyle (26.89) and Tara Oliver was the meet’s top diver.

Merkle won the 100 butterfly in 1:05.02, Bridget Nusom captured the 100 freestyle with a time of 1:02.02 and Divya Ganugapati bested the field in the grueling 500 freestyle in 5:55.56.

Stephanie Chow, Coleman, Ganugapati and Samantha Werner won the 200 freestyle relay in 1:54.89.

Emma Roca, Natalia Ignatov, Maddie Weinstein and Victoria Batchelor completed the team win with a victory in the 400 freestyle relay (4:23.85).