Makos swim strong in first meet of the season


The South East Massachusetts Swim League, which includes teams from Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Marshfield, and Eastham, had its first swim meet of the season on Monday, Nov. 12, in Nantucket.

The Makos swimmers, coached by Rainy Goodale, had a good showing, with swimmers placing in various categories of the Pentathlon meet. In a Pentathlon meet, swimmers compete in five events.

Gaby Carr won her age group, 15 and over, Michael Calheta won his age group, 8 and under, and Ryan Laslovich placed second in his age group, 15 and over. Oliver Dorr and Ruairi Mullin placed second and fourth in the 13 and 14 age group, while Everett Dorr, Andrue Carr, Ronan Mullin, and Simon Hammarlund placed second, third, fifth and sixth respectively in the 11 and 12 age group.

The next meet is set for Dec. 16 in Eastham.