Swim teams from North Harford and Fallston got the best of their opponents in two double dual-meets Friday.

North Harford beat Harford Tech, 108-78, and Edgewood, 132-55, at Edgewood Middle School. Tech also beat Edgewood, 107-79.

Meanwhile, at Magnolia Middle, Fallston edged John Carroll, 96-90, and Bel Air, 102-86. John Carroll also won a close meet with Bel Air, 96-90.

At Edgewood, North Harford was guided by a strong girls team effort. Zoey Friedel led the way with wins in the 100 free and 100 back events. Emily Boegner added a win in the 100 fly and Haley Jacobs won the 50 free. Becky Jump was also a winner in the 200 free.


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The Hawks also won the 400 free relay and 200 medley relay. The free relay team was comprised of Stephanie Wilson, Jump, Jacobs and Friedel. The medley relay team was Jump, Anne Collins, Jacobs and Paulena Dempsey.

Edgewood's Sydnee Holquist was a double winner, taking the 200 IM and 500 free, while Tech's lone winner was Katie Doleschal in the 100 breast.

North Harford won the girls meet, beating Tech 74-18 and Edgewood 76-18. Edgewood also beat Tech, 64-28.

In the boys meet, Tech rolled to wins over both North Harford, 60-34, and Edgewood, 79-15. North Harford beat Edgewood, 56-37.

Leading Tech were three double winners. Brandon Carestia won the 100 back and 200 IM, while Travis Girvin doubled up in the 50 and 100 free races and Justin Carestia added wins in the 100 fly and 100 breast.

The Cobras also posted wins in the 200 medley relay (Brandon Carestia, Justin Carestia, Jake Zeigler, Girvin) and 400 free relay (Girvin, Zeigler, Justin Carestia, Brandon Carestia).

North Harford's Robbie Beichler was a double winner, taking the 200 free and 500 free events. Matt Ward, Josh Stoecker, Brody Dannenfelser and Beichler combined to win the 200 free relay.

At Magnolia, Fallston's boys racked up two relay wins and seven individual wins. Grant Burgess won the 200 IM and 500 free races, while Austin Appel was also a double winner in the 100 fly and 100 back heats.

Sam Burgess won the 200 free and Jacob Ryan won the 50 free, while Ryan Hutchens won the 100 breast.

Grant Burgess, Sam Burgess, Ryan and Appel teamed to win the 400 free relay, while Appel, Hutchens, Grant Burgess and Ryan won the 200 medley relay.

John Carroll picked up a win in the 100 free by Caleb Anderson and Bel Air got a win in the 200 free relay from the team of Chris Wilson, Ben Barsam, Tyler Luby and Bryce McGuire.

Fallston beat John Carroll, 67-26, and Bel Air, 61-33. Bel Air beat John Carroll, 51-41.

John Carroll dominated the girls meets, beating Fallston, 64-29, and Bel Air, 55-39. Bel Air also beat Fallston, 53-41.

Carrie Dukes led the Patriots with wins in the 100 fly and 500 free, while Paige Tyler won the 200 free. Emily Cashour won the 200 IM and Katelyn Wolf won the 100 back.

The Patriots also won two relays, the 200 free and 400 free.

Bel Air's Macey Nitchie was a double winner in the 50 free and 100 breast and Hannah Stambaugh added a win for the Bobcats in the 100 free.