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December 8, 2013

Methuen's Lennon takes top swim honor


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — In a season during which she qualified for states in every event, Methuen’s Kelly Lennon found room to pack on one final honor.

The two-time Eagle-Tribune All-Star was recently named the Merrimack Valley Conference Swimmer of the Year in Division 2. Chelmsford’s Caitlin Sheridan earned the Division 1 honor.

The duo headed up the 16-member girls All-Conference team.

Here’s a look at the rest of the honorees on both the boys and girls sides, as voted on by the league’s coaches.

Girls All-Conference

Andover: Soojin Kim, Maeve Awiszus, Shannon Fitzsimmons, Rachel Landry, Alison Murtagh

Billerica: Maddie Prior-Hull

Central: Jacqueline Russollito

Chelmsford: Jenny Day, Anna Haywood, Julia Sementelli, Bella Omobono

Haverhill: Michaela Sliney, Meaghan Broderick

Lowell: Haley Nolan

Boys All-Conference

Billerica: Nikita Kirik

Methuen: Patrick Doyle

Coaches of the Year

Division 1: Rick Battistini, Haverhlll

Division 2: Greg Steinberg, NDA

Sportmanship Award: Billerica

Division 1 All-Stars

(Local Athletes only)

Andover: Emilee Nason, Caroline Murtagh, Nikole Rudis

Central: Lea Guldemond, Kylee Dion

Haverhill: Cali Aramian, Mikayla Sargent, Maggie Franklin, Emily Brown

Division 2 All-Stars

(Local Athletes only)

Methuen: Lauren Arsenault, Jenna Albrecht

North Andover: Chrissy Deveaux, Lauren D’Entremont, Sydney Seo, Mary Lavery, Brittany Burkett