Both the Women’s and Men’s Swim/Dive Teams finished in 5th place at the end of day one of the CAP 8 swimming and diving championships held this weekend. The meet will finish on Friday with the diving event.
Kelsey Moore was named MVP of the women’s meet as she won both the 200 freestyle and the 100 freestyle.
Scoring for the women’s team were:
200 Medley Relay: 4th – Rachel Shaw, Elisabeth Holmes, Kelsey Moore, and Adaira Brewer
10th - Sarah Wills, Rachael Wills, Emily Brice, and Heather Johnson
200 free: 1st – Kelsey Moore 9Th – Emily Brice
200 IM: 3rd – Elisabeth Holmes 13th – Heather Johnson 14th – Salem Robinson
50 free: 5th – Adaira Brewer 7th – Rachel Shaw 14th – Rachael Wills
100 fly: 11th Emily Brice 16th – Salem Robinson
100 free: 1st – Kelsey Moore 6th – Adaira Brewer
500 free: 2nd – Elisabeth Holmes 14th – Heather Johnson
200 free Relay: 1st: Elisabeth Holmes, Rachel Shaw, Adaira Brewer, Kelsey Moore
11th: Morgan Denning, Sarah Wills, Austen Steel, Rachael Wills
100 breast: 11th – Rachael Wills
400 free relay: 10th – Emily Brice, Morgan Denning, Heather Johnson, Rachael Shaw
14th – Ashley Andrews, Salem Robinson, Emma Wilson, Sarah Wills
Will Close led the way for the men’s team with a victory in the 100 butterfly. Scoring for the men were:
200 Medley Relay: 9th – Alex Haugh, Peter Daniel, Crandall Close, Nick Chomette
14th – Evan Smith, Matthew Hodnett, Drew Kulak, Kyle Rohweder
200 free: 4th – Will Close 6th – Bancks Holmes
200 IM: 5th – Alex Haugh 14th – Nick Chomette
50 free: 3rd – Brandon Hodnett 4th – Peter Daniel
100 fly: 1st – Will Close 9th – Crandall Close 16th – John Paul Baric
100 free: 4th – Brandon Hodnett
500 free: 3rd – Bancks Holmes 8th – Alex Haugh
200 free relay: 4th – Brandon Hodnett, Peter Daniel, Bancks Holmes, Will Close
100 back: 11th – Crandall Close 16th – Matthew Hodnett
100 breast: 10th – Peter Daniel 14th – John Paul Barci
400 free relay: 4th – Brandon Hodnett, Bancks Holmes, Alex Haugh, Will Close
11th – Will Beasley, Kyle Rohweder, John Paul Baric, Crandall Close
Many swimmers lowered their times during the meet. Notable swims were:
Bancks Holmes took 2 seconds off his 200 free time and qualified for regionals.
Will Beasley took 4 seconds off his 200 IM time.
Aly Williams took 1.3 seconds off her 50 free time and 1.8 seconds off her 100 free time.
John Paul Baric took .9 seconds off his fly and 1.2 off his breaststroke.
Duncan Matthew took 2.3 seconds off his 100 free time.
Kelsey Moore took 1.4 seconds off her 100 free time.
Adaira Brewer took 1.3 seconds off her 100 free time.