The Bridgman co-op girls swimming team won Saturday’s Southwestern Michigan Athletic Conference meet. The Bees finished with 552 points, beating out Portage Central’s 521. St. Joseph was sixth in the 10-team event with 236.

Lauren Kilgore led Bridgman, winning the 200 individual medley in 2:04.36 to set a conference meet record, and finishing first in the 100 butterly in 56.34. Alexa Vota also set a conference meet record in the 100 breaststroke at 1:06.29.

Kilgore and Vota joined Sophia Korfmacher and Mackenzie Knowlton to win the 200 medley relay in 1:49.87. All four earned first-team all-conference honors, along with Sami Weaver, who was second in the 100 backstroke in 1:03.36.

St. Joseph had two first-team all-conference picks in Cici Strickler, who was second in the 100 freestyle with a time of 55.30, and diver Kyleigh Meier.

Second-team all-conference selections included Bridgman’s Emily Jotzat, Alicia Delgado, Lucia Gianni and Dani Morill, as well as St. Joseph’s Sylvia Ott. 

SMAC meet

Team scores — 1. Bridgman 552, 2. Portage Central 521, 3. BC Lakeview 433, 4. Portage Northern 387, 5. Kal. Loy Norrix 353, 6. St. Joseph 236, 7. Mattawan 234, 8. Coldwater 145, 9. BC Central 55, 10. Kal. Central 27.

Event winners plus top local finishers

200 medley relay — 1. Bridgman (Lauren Kilgore, Sophia Korfmacher, Mackenzie Knowlton, Alexa Vota) 1:49.87; 200 freestyle — 1. Alyssa Riker (PN) 1:53.41, 5. Mackenzie Knowlton (Brid) 1:59.57; 200 IM — 1. Lauren Kilgore (Brid) 2:04.36; 50 freestyle — 1. Jayda Kelly (Col) 24.67, 6. Cici Strickler (SJ) 25.49; 100 butterfly — 1. Lauren Kilgore (Brid) 56.34; 100 freestyle — 1. Julia Semler (PC) 53.38, 2. Cici Strickler (SJ) 55.30; 500 freestyle — 1. Maggie Farrell (PC) 5:06.90, 5. Alicia Delgado (Brid) 5:29.03; 200 free relay — 1. Portage Central 1:39.42, 2. Bridgman (Emily Jotzat, Sami Weaver, Lucia Gianni, Alexa Vota) 1:43.16; 100 backstroke — 1. Audrey Vermeulen (PC) 1:01.25, 2. Sami Weaver (B) 1:03.36. 100 breaststroke — 1. Alexa Vota (Brid) 1:06.29; 400 free relay — 1. Portage Central 3:35.58, 2. Bridgman (Alicia Delgado, Sophia Korfmacher, Mackenzie Knowlton, Lauren Kilgore) 3:38.15.

Diving results unavailable