LOCAL swimmer competes in PYSA Championship

Colton Epps of Virgilina swam in the PYSA Championship meet held on March 1-3. Epps competed in 11 events and medaled in all 11 events, taking home six gold, four silver and one bronze. He also was awarded the high points award for scoring the most points in his 9-10 age group. Epps was scheduled to swim in Duncan, South Carolina, this past weekend where he qualified for nine events at the 2019 SC Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championship Meet. Epps is a swimmer for the Danville River Otters at the Danville Family YMCA.