It was the the final meet of the regular season for the Taft Tigersharks Tuesday afternoon. They went out the same way they came when several swimmers had strong placements in a B meet hosted by Rio Bravo Greeley.
Carson had the lone victory for Taft by winning the six year old boys 25-yard freestyle with a time of 27.61.
Mickaela Valenti had a string of second place finishes. The first came in the 12-year old girls 50-yard butterfly where she had a time of 55.15. Valenti's next second place finish was in the 50-yard freestyle with a time 40.46. She completed the string by finishing second in the 50-yard backstroke with a time of 52.96.
Ashley Pence was second in the 11-year old girls 50-yard butterfly with a time of 48.15. She was also fourth in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 41.10.
Robert Heimiller was second in the nine year old boys 50-yard backstroke with a time of 51.84. Heimiller was also fifth in the 50-yard breaststroke and the 50-yard freestyle with respective times of 1:03.16 and 44.24.
Haiden Mitchell also had success by finishing third in the six year old boys 25-yard backstroke and 25-yard breastsstroke with times of 38.10 and 52.26. Mitchell had a fifth place finish in the 25-yard freestyle with a time of 28.36.
Jaxon Mitchell had a string of fifth place finishes. One of the placements came in the seven year old boys 25-yard butterfly where he had a time of 35.43. The second one was in the 25-yard freestyle with a time of 26.18. The final fifth place finish came in the 25-yard breaststroke where he had a time of 40.07.
Alexandria Valenti was seventh in the eight year old girls 25-yard butterfly where she had a time of 34.07.
There will be another meet this Saturday with the Kern Council Championships at Salvucci Aquatic Center at Garces Memorial High School. The meet begins at 9 a.m.