Dowden wins breaststroke at league meet
Last updated 5/10/2019 at 8:22pm
The Valley League swim meet was held at Fallbrook High School’s pool April 24-26, and Fallbrook sophomore Paris Dowden is the league champion in the 100-yard breaststroke.
Dowden posted a time of 1 minute, 11.06 seconds in the breaststroke race. San Pasqual High School sophomore Thianna Olaes had the second-place time of 1:11.23.
“That was a fun race,” Fallbrook coach Sean Redmond said. “It went back and forth.”
Dowden had the lead after the first 25-yard lap.
“The other girl kind of moved up,” Redmond said.
Dowden still led after 50 yards and increased her lead during th...