The Huron River Rats began the 2018 – 19 season with a victory against South Lyon on 12/6. The final score of the meet was 108 to 72. Huron lost the opening relay in a close finish, but after that rebounded with a victory from Senior Dane Hubers in the 200 Free. Following close behind was Junior Ben Hires in 2nd place. Huron had a 1-3 sweep in the 200 IM with Eli Atkinson swimming to victory. Ji Ung Hyun and Dylan Schmitzerle were 2nd and 3rd.
The 50 freestyle saw AJ Stewart place 2nd, followed by fellow River Rats Jon Jiang and Brian Moskus. Kyle Huehn was narrowly edged out for 1st place in 1 meter diving. AJ Stewart picked up a victory in the 100 fly. Eli Atkinson and Jon Jiang placed 1st and 2nd in the 100 free. Dane Hubers swam to a runner up finish in the 500 Free, followed closely by Freshman Rohit Garikipati, and Ben Hires. Huron swam away to a win in the 200 Free relay as well as a victory for Ji Ung Hyun in the 100 back. George Gueorguiev and Daniel Huang were 2nd and 3rd in the 100 breaststroke. Huron capped off the evening with another relay victory in the 400 free relay.
The River Rats have their first home meet of the season on 12/13 against Canton High School.