The Thunderbirds finished with 376 points, with Bartlett (Ill.) finishing second with 346. Janesville Craig was third with 322 and host Parker/Evansville co-op team was ninth with 242.

Two freshmen topped the list of finishers as Janesville Parker/Evansville began its Big Eight Conference girls swimming season against visiting Verona/Mount Horeb on Friday night. Janesville Craig came up just short in its Big Eight Conference meet at Beloit on Friday night.

Maddie Nelson won two individual events and anchored the winning 400 freestyle relay team to help Janesville Parker/Evansville down Madison East 94-76 in a Big Eight Conference girls swimming meet Thursday.