FRAMINGHAM – The Framingham and Ashland boys swim & dive teams had a battle in the pool on Friday evening at Keefe Technical High School.
The Flyers won 95-91, despite Ashland winning seven of the 12 events. Team depth helped Framingham secure the victory.
The Flyers are now 4-1 this season,overall.
Framingham won the opening event, the medley relay, with swimmers Chance Yan, senior Justin Lu, Matt Mazariegos and freshman JJ Dupcak. Ashland captured second and third place.
Emberley won the 200-yard freestyle event in 1:56.29 minutes. Framingham juniors Leone Kisler and Shawn LaFontaine took second and third place. Jack Landsiedel finished fifth at 2:14.99 to earn a point for the Flyers.
Ashland’s Alex Pecze finished first in the individual medley in 2:06.18 seconds. Framingham’s Yan finished second, with Flyer senior Lu third, and Flyer senior Mason Matzker fourth at 2:27.45 minutes. Clocker Trey Adrian was fifth at 2:41.58 minutes.
Framingham’s Dupcak won the sprint event, but the Ashland Lukshev brothers took second and third place at 24 seconds and 24.2 seconds. Junior Tristan Wilcox was fourth and senior Ronin Wong was fifth for Framingham.
Senior Derek Carl won the diving competition for Framingham with 197.45 points. Humberto Zepeda was third with 155.20 points and senior Scott Spindler was fifth for Framingham.
Flyer Yan won the 100-yard butterfly event, but Ashland captured second and third place.
Dupcak won the 100-yard freestyle for Framingham, but again Ashland took second and third to keep the meet close. Framingham junior Tristan Wilcox was fourth and senior captain Talon Hayes was fifth in 57.40 seconds.
Clocker Emberley won the 500-freestyle in 5:12.74 minutes. Framingham junior Leone Kisler was second with Ashland’s Petlin third in 6:01.46 minutes. Landsiedel was fourth in 6:05.22 minutes.
Ashland won the 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:39.17 minutes. Framingham took second and third place in the relay.
Flyer swimmers Justin Lu, Wong, Hayes and Kisler finished second. LaFontaine, Matthew Mazariegos, Landsiedel and Wilcox was third.
After anchoring the relay, Ashland’s Alex Pecze then won the 100-yard backstroke, the next event in 57.10 seconds. Framingham Flyers Matzker was third with freshman Bryce Casey third at 1:06.60 minutes.
Nikolov won the 100-yard breaststroke for Ashland in 1:07.82 minutes. Framingham’s Lu was second, with the Clockers taking third place. Framingham freshman Maxim Moskalenko was fourth with senior Joey Fintonis fifth at 1:16.31 minutes.
Ashland won the final event of the night the 400-yard relay, but Framingham won the meet by taking second and third in that relay.
Finishing second was Yan, LaFontaine, Mazariegos and Dupcak. Capturing third place for Framingham was Hayes, Wong, Matzker, and Kisler.
Photos by Rob Dupcak/Frampix Photography