The BL AquaFriars traveled to Frisco for their first road meet this year on Tuesday to face Frisco Liberty and Frisco High.
The Lady Friars defeated Frisco Liberty 159-72, but fell to a very talented Frisco team 168-89.
The Lady Friars were led by senior captain Jessica Jordan, who finished second in the 100-yard breaststroke and third in the 200-yard individual medley, and by freshman Ailish Tierney, who finished second in the 100-backstroke and third in the 500-yard freestyle.
Other performances of note were by:
• Junior Niamh Tierney, who finished third in the 100-yard freestyle and fourth in the 200-yard individual medley; and
• Senior Jordan Carl, who finished fourth in both the 100-yard breaststroke and 500-yard freestyle
The Friar Men had several very good performances, but finished third in the meet. The Friars were led by junior Will Eckles, who finished second in the 500-yard freestyle and third in the 50-yard freestyle, and by junior captain Eric Bray, who finished third in the 500-yard freestyle.
Several other Friar men recorded personal best times, including:
• Junior Sean O'Hare in the 200-yard freestyle;
• Junior Will Seidel in the 200 freestyle and 100 butterfly;
• Sophomore George Smith in the 100-yard butterfly
The Friars will next be in action versus John Paul II and Nolan Catholic on Oct. 24 at the Knights of Columbus pool. The meet begins at 1 p.m.
Congratulations to this week's Aquaman, freshman Josh Ponewash, and this week's Aquawoman, freshman Katie Furlong.