Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Rushville Consolidated High School
Connersville High School
Tuesday the Lady Spartans won their home opening meet against the Rushville Lions 138-34. The ladies had some great races and put up some nice times for the beginning of the season. With more than half the team consisting of freshman, some of which never swimming before, the results were really impressive. The stands were packed for a girls only dual meet, which made the atmosphere very exciting!
200 Medley Relay: Relay team of Caroline Poe, Maddie Powell, Sarah Henry, and Katie Steele took second place with a time of 2:46.48.
200 Free: Spartans took 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in this event, with Powell coming in third after just coming from the medley relay. Senior Riece Drew took first place with a time of 2:06.98, and Sophomore Katie Cooley took second with a time of 2:35.63.
200 Individual Medley: Spartans again took top three places, with freshmen Audra Volz and Sarah Henry taking first and third, respectively and Jr. Carley Templeton taking second.
50 Free: Macie Weiler, Lady Spartan state qualifier from 2014-2015 season, took first place with a time of 26.23, followed by freshman Avery Webb in second, and freshman Katie Steele in fourth.
Diving: Lady Spartans swept diving in a 1, 2, 3 finish. Returning diver, Abbey Thoman, finished in first followed by Kenzie Lynch and McKenna Fox.
100 Fly: Spartans again took 1, 2, and 3 in the 100 fly. Riece Drew in first, followed by Maria Wells, then Abbey Thoman.
100 Free: Macie Weiler took first with a time of 59.98, followed by Avery Webb in third, and Shaina Laughlin in sixth.
500 Free: Returning distance swimmer Katie Cooley took first with a time of 7:06.23, followed y Caroline Poe in second, and freshman Stevie Meyer in third.
200 Free Relay: CHS A and C relays came in first and second in the relay with a time of 1:57.14 and 2:11.34, respectively.
100 Back: Freshman Kenzie Lynch took first with a time of 1:24.92, and Caroline Poe was just out-touched by .02 seconds and took third place.
100 Breast: Audra Volz and Carley Templeton went 1, 2, respectively in this event, followed by Maddie Powell in 5th.
400 Free Relay: CHS And C relays again went 1 and 2 in this event.
The ladies had some really nice swims. We look forward to our next meet at home with the boys on December 2nd.