Girls Varsity Swimming · Girls Varsity Swimming finishes 6th place at IHSAA Sectional (Girls)

  Place Points
Maconaquah High School 6th 130

Friday Night: The girls had a good night of swimming as nine are moving forward to today’s competition. All relays moved on to the finals heat. The Medley Relay (Shrock, Johnston, Hays, and Borden) placed 8th, The 200 Free Relay placed 6th (Little, Riley Jones, Teegardin, Simmons), and the 400 Free Relay placed 5th (Hays, Borden, Shrock, and Simmons). Alaina Simmons had an outstanding night as she had three best times. She placed 10th in the 200 free and 11th in the 500. Bailey Hays will move forward in the 50 free (placing 12th) and in the 100 free (placing 14th). Anna Borden will also move forward in those same events, as she placed 11th in the 50 free and 15th in the 100 free. Abby Shrock will move forward in the 100 fly (placing 13th) and in the 100 back (placing 14th). Lydia Jones will move on in the 500 (placing 14th) and the 100 back stroke (placing 15th). The girls also had some best times but may not have moved forward. Kaylinn Teegardin will swim in the 200 free relay but did not advance in the 50 free or the 100 free. She had best times in all events! Holly Householder had a best time in the 100 breaststroke. Emily Rowlett had 2 best times in the 200 IM and the 100 breaststroke. Finally, Elise Rosenow had a best time in the 200 IM. Overall, I am extremely proud of this group of girls. They swam to the best of their ability and I couldn’t be more proud! #relentless, #bravepride, #sectionals
Saturday: The Medley Relay (Shrock, Johnston, Hays, and A. Borden) finished with a 7th place, Alaina Simmons finished 10th in the 200 free, Anna Borden and Bailey Hays finished 11th and 13th in the 50 free, Brooke Borden and Lilly Pohlman finished 10th and 15th in diving, Abby Shrock finished 13th in the 100 butterfly, Anna Borden and Bailey Hays finished 13th and 16th in the 100 free, Alaina Simmons finshed 10th in the 500 with a best time of 5:32.71 and Lydia Jones finished 14th as well. The 200 free relay (Little, Jones, Teegardin, and Simmons) placed 6th. In the 100 Backstroke, Abby Shrock placed 12th and Lydia Jones placed 15th. Finally in the 400 free relay, (Hays, Teegardin, A. Borden, and Simmons) placed 5th. It was a tough day of competition but I couldn’t be more proud of the girls. Two Golden Goggle awards were given out; one went to Alaina Simmons for advancing in 4 events and getting best times in both individual events over the two day period. The second Golden Goggle went to Kaylinn Teegardin. Kaylinn got best times in all three events on Friday night and swam in the 200 free relay and the 400 free relay. As a first year swimmer, she did an outstanding job under the pressure of her first sectional. What a great way to end the season!
#relentless, #bravepride, #trcchamps, #undefeated, #greatestseasonever, #bittersweet