This weekend the Cardinals Swim Team participated in the Southwest District Division I Sectional Swimming Tournament. The tournament features competition at 5 different sites.
The boys kicked off the tournament on Friday evening at St. X High School. All of the boys swam well, with the following posting their best times of the season:
Don Fox: 50yd free, 100yd freestyle
Bhavya Patel: 100yd freestyle
Warren Russell: 100yd freestyle
Andry Rioux: 100yd freestyle, 100yd breaststroke
The girls competition followed on Saturday morning, also at St. X High School.
Lauren Clippard led the Cardinals with a 2nd place finish in the 100yd backstroke and a 4th place finish in the 200yd freestyle. Cardinals with best times of the season included:
Anna Ankenbauer: 50yd freestyle
Jullia Frey: 100yd breaststroke
Faith Johnson: 50yd freestyle
Isabella Lambrinides: 200yd Individual Medley, 100yd butterfly
Katie Lister: 100yd backstroke
Rebekah Platen: 200yd freestyle
Grace Severt: 100yd backstroke
Abby Wolf: 50yd freestyle
Congratulations to Lauren and Jullia, who will advance to the District Championships. Lauren will compete in the 100 back and the 200 freestyle, and Jullia will attend as the 2nd alternate in the 100 breaststroke. Competition is Saturday, February 15th, 5:45pm at Miami University.
Congratulations to the rest of the Cardinals on a successful season!