Published Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 8:30 pm / Updated at 8:37 pm
Metro swimming championships begin Friday

The preliminary rounds of the Metro Conference swimming championships begin Friday at Millard West.

Girls events are scheduled to begin at 9 a.m., with the boys following at 2 p.m. The championship and consolation finals are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Omaha Creighton Prep and the Millard West girls are the defending champions. Prep is favored to defend its crown while Millard West is in a mix of four teams — Omaha Westside, Millard North and Omaha Marian the others — are the teams expected to contend for the girls title.

Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for students with identification.

Contact the writer: Steve Beideck    |   402-618-4113    |  

Steve is a correspondent for The Omaha World-Herald and covers the Omaha Lancers and high school sports.

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