The MS Swim team did well in their 12/10 conference meet, competing against Cannon School and Charlotte Latin. On the girls' team, Grace Paddock took 2nd place in the 100 freestyle against 13 swimmers in that event, and also placed 5th in the backstroke. Our girls 200 Medley Relay team of Grace Paddock, Maddie Kelly, Elle Levy and Emma Wylie placed 4th and also shaved 11 seconds off their previous time. The girls 200 Relay B team of Ellie Smith, Grace Early, Emma Witt, and Sydney Couzen also improved on their previous time by 15 seconds since the last swim meet!
The boys' team beat out Cannon School by a score of 43 to 32. Caleb Peterson took first place in the 200 freestyle and the 50 butterfly. The boys 200 Medley relay team, comprised of Calvin, Lokas, Payton Shivers, Caleb Peterson, and Charlie Poston took 2nd place in their event. Payton Shivers placed 3rd in the 100 freestyle and 2nd in the 50 breaststroke, while Calvin Lokas came in 3rd place in the 50 backstroke. Charlie Poston finished 3rd in the 50 freestyle and cut 2 seconds off of his time. The boys 200 freestyle relay team of Ethan Andjuar, Charlie Poston, Payton Shivers, and Caleb Peterson swam their way to a 2nd place finish. The team will be in action again on Jan. 10th at Charlotte Christian.