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End of Swim and Dive season
Posted 01/30/2018 11:00AM

The Swim and Dive team wrapped up their regular season on Saturday at the 1A Championship Meet. The girls team finished fourth out of 11 teams with 92 points and the boys finished sixth out of 11 teams with 70 points.

During the meet, the Scots had a number of impressive performances. Rosie Finglass'19 won the diving competition. Nolan Shields '19 finished first in 200 free and 100 back. Emma Ripps '18 won the 200 IM and finished second in the 100 fly by 0.3 seconds. Simone Dixon '20 finished second in the 100 free and fifth in 50 free. Ronan Lehane '18 notched two top 10s in the 50 and 100 free. Mian Brindisi '18 claimed fourth in the 100 back. Peter Johnson '18 nailed down two second-place finishes in the 200 IM and 100 breast. Lauren Edwards '18 won her heat of the 100 free and set a PR. Whit Blount '18 claimed 14th in the 50 free and helped the boy's relays to fifth and third place finishes despite a sore shoulder. Eliza Frankel '19 knocked three seconds off her season best 100 free time. Ted Sheehan'19 and Ben Pomeroy '19 also dropped time in the 100 back. Anna Kitts '21 dropped four seconds in the 100 back. Juliette Wimpfheimer '19 dropped five seconds off her 100-free time and earned a top 20 finish in 100 breast (19th). Ann Lawton Tozzer '21 and Jasmine Bobo '21 raced hard and overcame water filled goggles. And Ashly Bobb Collins '21 dropped 15 seconds in her 100 free.

The State meet will be this upcoming weekend. Diving will be held on Thursday, the Preliminary heats will be held Friday, and the finals on Saturday.

Here are a list of the state qualifies and their qualifying times/scores:

Diving

  • Rosie Finglass (336.60)

Swimmers - Relays:

  • Boys 200: Free relay (Whit Blount, Ronan Lehane, Peter Johnson, Nolan Shields) - 1:37.96
  • Boys 400: Free relay (Whit Blount, Ronan Lehane, Peter Johnson, Nolan Shields) - 3:42.40
  • Girls 200: Medley relay (Simone Dixon, Emma Ripps, Mian Brindisi, Rosie Finglass) - 2:05.65
  • Girls 200: Free relay (Simone Dixon, Rosie Finglass, Mian Brindisi, Emma Ripps) - 1:53.00

Swimmers - Individual Events:

  • Peter Johnson: 100 Breast - 1:06.11
  • Emma Ripps:
    • 200 IM - 2:24.54
    • 100 fly - 1:04.56
  • Nolan Shields
    • 200 free - 1:49.03
    • 200 IM - 2:04.19
    • 100 fly - 56.18
    • 100 back - 55.05
    • 500 free - 5:08.93

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