Swimming

Records fall at region swim meet won by North Harford girls, Patterson Mill boys

Records fall at region swim meet won by North Harford girls, Patterson Mill boys

The North Harford girls and Patterson Mill boys were both victorious Saturday at the Class 1A-2A-3A North region swim championship meet held at Magnolia Middle School.

The North Harford girls outpointed runner-up Patterson Mill, 341-325, while the Patterson Mill boys had a slightly better cushion in beating Fallston, 355-320.

In addition, a handful of region records were broken.

Harford Tech’s Mason Young broke two. A sophomore, Young set a region record in winning the boys 200 IM race. Young swam 1:58.70, bettering the former mark set by Brandon Carestia (Tech, 2:02.92) in 2012.

“I don’t really see the records, so I wasn’t really aiming for it,” Young said. “All I...

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