The girls’ swim season ended at the Sectional Finals on Saturday at the Vigo County Aquatic Center. The team went out with a flourish, knocking off a total of 4 school records and re-writing many events in the programs’ All-Time Top Ten. That list can be seen here, with the current season’s swims in blue.
Overall, the girls finished 9th in the Sectional, with Plainfield winning the meet and Avon taking second. Highlights included new school records in the Medley relay (team of Keeli Pastore, Abby Teipen, Keira Wells and Evvie Timberman), 200 freestyle (Sammi Jones), 100 freestyle (Evvie Timberman) and 100 backstroke (Keeli Pastore). Other stand-out swims included the following lifetime bests:
Aubrey Bennett: 500 freestyle
Tawney Buchanan: 100 breaststroke
Morgan Dixon: 100 free (lead off relay split), 200 free, 500 free
Josie Hutcheson: 100 breaststroke, 200IM
Samantha Jones: 200 free, 500 free
Keeli Pastore: 100 backstroke
Rachel Sallee: 200IM, 100 backstroke
Drew Steffy: 100 fly
Evvie Timberman: 50 free, 100 free
Kiera Wells: 100 fly, 100 backstroke (SB)
Samara Young: 200IM
Congratulations, ladies, on a season well done!