SPORTS BRIEFS: Freshmen football and swimming
The Fairfield freshmen football team lost to Williamsburg 40-14 Friday.
“The score doesn’t show the amount of improvement that the kids are making every week,” coach Brad Repp said. “They continue to work hard and improve their skills.”
Michael Fritz led the team in tackles with eight.
Trenton Hanen ran over 105 yards and recorded five tackles. Simon Spalla also had five tackles.
Brandon Smithburg ran for 65 yards on 12 carries.
The Fairfield swimming team competed in Tipton on Saturday.
The Trojans finished eighth out of the 10 teams that were there competing.
Katherine Mueller got first in diving, with a score of 366.25 for the 11 dives she did.
Baylee Bowman placed ninth in the 100 yard freestyle (59.15) and fourth in the 100 yard backstroke (1:05.83).
The swim team competes again on Oct. 8 in Keokuk.