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Darton swimmers celebrate

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The Darton College swim teams are back at home after both posted big finishes at the National Junior College swimming and diving meet.

The Darton teams posing for photos with their trophies this afternoon.

The women's swim team finished second in the nation.

The Lady Cavs didn't win an event but all but one of their team members finished in the top eight in individual and relay events.

Freshman Lindsey Johnson had three top five finishes to earn all-American honors along with the Darton women's 400 yard freestyle relay team.

Lindsey Johnson said. "It is a big honor. We worked really hard for it. It is a big honor.

Coach David Hughes said. "It is just a tribute to the girls. We had a plan and they all had a role to play on the team and they did that."

The Darton men's swimming team placed fourth in the nation.

Zach Lopez earned All-American honors.


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