Click inside for a photo gallery from Saturday’s Mountain Valley 1A/2A Conference swim championships, taken by photographer Eric Lusk. Elkin won the boys and girls championships.
Indoors or outdoors, Elkin’s summer swim team is tough to beat. The Wet Lightning had no problems adjusting to indoor conditions on Saturday, easily winning a tri-meet held at the Reeves Community Center in Mount Airy.
Elkin’s summer swim team entered the July 4th break in a familiar position — undefeated and on pace to retain its Blue Ridge Swim League championship status.
There are a lot of new things about the Elkin Wet Lightning summer swim team this season. The uniforms are new. There are a couple dozen new faces standing behind the blocks. There’s a new, enthusiastic head coach — Emily Morrison — cheering and instructing with every event. But, as the season kicks off, there [...]