Coed Varsity Swimming · Swimmers win 7th Consecutive District Championship setting 2 new School Records

The girls team won their 7th consecutive District Championship in a big way scoring 204.5 to the second place  142.5 from Waco Miday. The guys lost a close race to Midaway 131 to 124 coming down to the last relay to see who won the meet. Freshman Olivia Maddux reset the  girls 100 fly School Record she set in prelims with a 58.56 breaking her record from prelims of 58.87. The girls Medley Relay broke the  School Record swimming a time of 1:52.68. Olivia Maddux, Kaci Moore, Jaynie Ferguson, and Thea Lancaster swam on the  record setting Medley Relay. The swimmers came off a great prelims to drop time in many of their swims.

Top 3 individual finishers:

Thea Lancaster     200 free 1st      500 free 1st

Jaynie Ferguson   200 IM 1st       100 fly 2nd

Ethan Rodriguez      200 free 2nd        100 fly  3rd

Mason Sanders         200 Im 1st

Jackson Reasoner    200 IM 2nd

Kaitlin Kunz                  50 free 3rd      100 free 1st

Liana Planz                  100 fly 3rd        100 back 2nd

Matt Snyder                100 free 2nd   100 back 2nd

Maddie Vacula            500 free 2nd       100 back 3rd

Madden Baggerly      500 free  3rd    100 breast 1st

Olivia Maddux          100 1st     100 back 1st

Kaci Moore                 100 breast 2nd

Damon Tran            100 breast    1st

Derek Tran               100 breast 2nd

The girls also won the 200 medley relay, 200 free relay and the 400 free relay. The guys were 2nd in the 200 medley relay, 5th in the 200 free relay, and 2nd in the 400 free relay. Freshman Olivia Maddux was selected Outstanding Female swimmer of the meet. Coach Patrick Henry  was voted Outstanding Coach of the Meet for both the Girls, and tied in a 3 way for Outstanding Coach of  the Meet for the Guys. The girls had 23 individual swims qualify for the Regional Championships plus three relays. The guys had 13 individual swims plus three relay qualify for the Regional Championships plus three relays. Selected as Outstanding Swimmers of the Meet for Belton were Olivia Maddux, Madden Baggerly, Ethen Rodriguez, Caleb Ball.

The Regional Championships are 2/1-2 in Mansfield. The swimmers will leave for the meet 12/31 at 4:00pm.

Here are the Regional Individual Qualifiers:

Thea Lancaster  200 Free, 500 Free

Savannah Upton  200 Free

Ethan Rodriguez 200 Free, 100 Fly

Jaynie Ferguson 200 IM, 100 Fly

Kaci Moore 200 IM, 100 Breast

Kristan Rodak 200 IM, 500 Free

Mason Sanders 200 IM, 100 Fly

Jackson Reasoner 200 IM, 100 Breast

Kaitlin Kunz 50 Free, 100 Free

Maddie Angell 50 Free, 100 Free

Olivia Maddux 100 Fly, 100 Back

Liana Planz 100 Fly, 100 Back

Matt Snyder 100 Free, 100 Back

Caleb Ball 100 Free

Maddie Vacula  500 Free, 100 Back

Madden Baggerly 500 Free, 100 Breast

Jack Simeroth 500 Free

Matt Moyer 500 Free

Caroline Moehlenbrock 100 Breast

Madison Dang 100 Breast

Damon Tran 100 Breast

Derek Tran 100 Breast

Both the girls and guys teams qualified for Regionals in the 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay, and the 400 Free Relay. Those participants will be named at a later date.