On a Record Breaking, Historic evening, Both the Boys and the Girls Swim Teams swam away with Conference Championships!
For the girls, their depth and consistency proved to be the winner, dethroning 3x champions Yellow Springs. It is the 3rd conference championship for the lady warriors and the first since 2014-15. Top Finishers for the girls in 2nd was the 200 Free Relay Team of Nicole Keenan, Becca Brown, Ellie Maggard, and Reilly Fair, and 3rd Place finishes by Kaliegh Redmain in the 200 IM and 100 Breaststroke, Reilly Fair in the 100 Fly, Rachel Miller in the 100 Free, Esther Collins in the 500 Free, the girls 200 Medley Relay Team of Becca Brown, Nicole Keenan, Esther Collins, and Rachel Miller, and the 400 Free Relay of Esther Collins, Rebecca Skujins, Rachel Miller, and Reilly Fair.
For the Boys, they powered their way to dethroning 4x champions Troy Christian in convincing fashion. This is the first ever league championship for the boys swim team, which included another school record breaking performance by the 1st Place 400 Free Relay Team of Elijah Joyce, Nathanial Geiss, Andrew Haines, and Andrew Simmons. Other 1st place finishes include the 200 Medley Relay Team of Elijah Joyce, Andrew Bletzinger, Andrew Simmons, and Ethan Powell, the 200 Free Relay Team of Andrew Bletzinger, Dylan Bower, Nathanial Geiss, and Andrew Haines, and Team Captain Andrew Simmons in the 100 Backstroke.
Your Warriors of the Water hope to build upon this success as they head into Sectionals this weekend. The Boys will swim Friday Evening, 6:30, and the Girls will swim Saturday Morning, 11:00am – both at Mason High School. Please continue to lift your Warriors of the Water Swim Team up in prayer!
The Swim Team would like to thank EVERYONE who came out today and supported us. We appreciate your enthusiastic encouragement for each Warrior swimmer, in every race!
Below are all the numbers from today.
Girls Team Scores:
1. Dayton Christian – 128
2. Troy Christian – 98
3. Yellow Springs – 94
4. Legacy Christian Academy – 77
5. Miami Valley School – 44
Boys Team Scores:
1. Dayton Christian – 156
2. Legacy Christian Academy – 113
3. Yellow Springs – 72
4. Troy Christian – 66
5. Miami Valley School – 36
Dayton Christian Point Scorers:
Girls 200 Medley Relay: 3rd Place – Becca Brown, Nicole Keenan, Esther Collins, Rachel Miller
Boys 200 Medley Relay: 1st Place – Elijah Joyce, Andrew Bletzinger, Andrew Simmons, Ethan Powell
Girls 200 Free: 4th Place – Esther Collins, 5th Place – Rebecca Skujins, 6th Place – Ellie Maggard, 7th Place – Marissa Maggard
Boys 200 Free: 5th Place – Dylan Bower – 6th Place – Micah Raisch, 8th Place – Alex Sims
Girls 200 IM: 3rd Place – Kaleigh Redman, 4th Place – Nicole Keenan, 6th Place – Madelyn Keenan
Boys 200 IM: 3rd Place – Andrew Simmons, 5th Place – Nathanial Geiss
Girls 50 Free: 6th Place – Reilly Fair, 7th Place: Rachel Miller
Boys 50 Free: 2nd Place – Andrew Haines, 4th Place Dylan Bower, 5th Place – Ethan Powell, 8th Place – Joshua Erlandson
Girls 100 Fly: 3rd Place – Reilly Fair
Boys 100 Fly: 3rd Place – Elijah Joyce, 5th Place – Mitchell DeBusk, 6th Place – Jordan Raisch
Girls 100 Free: 3rd Place – Rachel Miller, 4th Place – Ellie Maggard, 6th Place – Brianna Blake, 7th Place – Kaleigh Hanks
Boys 100 Free: 3rd Place – Andrew Haines, 5th Place – Andrew Bletzinger, 7th Place – Ethan Powell, 8th Place – Colin Klein
Girls 500 Free: 3rd Place – Esther Collins, 5th Place – Rebecca Skujins, 7th Place – Madelyn Keenan
Boys 500 Free: 2nd Place – Elijah Joyce, 5th Place – Aaron Ebert, 6th Place – Joshua Erlandson, 7th Place – Sam Reynolds
Girls 200 Free Relay: 2nd Place – Nicole Keenan, Becca Brown, Ellie Maggard, Reilly Fair
Boys 200 Free Relay: 1st Place – Andrew Bletzinger, Dylan Bower, Nathanial Geiss, Andrew Haines
Girls 100 Backstroke: 5th Place – Becca Brown, 6th Place – Marissa Maggard, 7th Place – Sarah Grove, 8th Place – Chloe Bell
Boys 100 Backstroke: 1st Place – Andrew Simmons, 6th Place – Ian Hanks, 8th Place – Jared Millhouse
Girls 100 Breaststroke: 3rd Place – Kaleigh Redman, 5th Place – Nicole Keenan, 7th Place – Brooke Tesmer, 8th Place – Kaylee Lawrence
Boys 100 Breaststroke: 2nd Place – Andrew Bletzinger, 5th Place – Nathanial Geiss, 8th Place – Micah Raisch
Girls 400 Free Relay: 3rd Place – Esther Collins, Rebecca Skujins, Rachel Miller, Reilly Fair
Boys 400 Free Relay: 1st Place – Elijah Joyce, Nathanial Geiss, Andrew Haines, Andrew Simmons