Aviator swimmers advance to District


TROTWOOD — The Butler boys swimming team won the Trotwood Sectional on Saturday with 382 points. Northmont was second with 343. Butler’s girls fared well also with a second place finish with 316 points.

Swimmers advancing to the District meet on Saturda are:

Boys

  • Tommy Cope seeded first 100 Breaststroke with time 56.48
  • Tommy Cope seeded second 200 IM with time 1:51.15
  • 200 Freestyle relay seeded third with time of 1:30.28 (Tommy Cope, Brendan Shanahan, Ian Barrett, Colin Wolfe)
  • Colin Wolfe seeded fifth 100 Freestyle with time 48.52
  • 400 Free relay seeded 8th with time of 3:20.75 (Colin Wolfe, Brendan Shanahan, Ian Barrett, Tommy Cope)
  • 200 Medley relay seeded 16th with time of 1:46.61 (Brendan Shanahan, Colin Wolfe, Daveed Abrams, Ian Barrett)

Girls

  • 200 Free Relay (Sydney Baker, Elaine Dean, Abbey Burton, Reilly Harrington) seeded 13th with time 1:44.26 (new Butler record)
  • 200 Medley Relay (Elaine Dean, Sydney Baker, Abbey Burton, Reilly Harrington) seeded 17th with time 1:59.30
  • 400 Free Relay (Sydney Baker, Abbey Burton, Rachel Shively, Reilly Harrington) seeded 21st with time 3:59.94
  • Elaine Dean seeded 32 100 Backstroke with time 1:03.24
  • Elaine Dean seeded 32 100 Freestyle with time 56.27
  • Abbey Burton seeded 34th 50 Freestyle with time 26.59

The Aviator swim teams will compete in the Southwest District meet on Saturday at Miami University. The meet begins at 10:45 a.m.

The Butler girls 200 Free relay school record with a time of 1:44.26. Pictured left to right are Reilly Harrington, Sydney Baker, Elaine Dean, and Abbey Burton. The old record of 1:45.22 was set in 2009 with Jamie Barrett, Kaley Barfnecht, Shelby Martin and Kim Kurtz.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2016/02/web1_swimming.jpegThe Butler girls 200 Free relay school record with a time of 1:44.26. Pictured left to right are Reilly Harrington, Sydney Baker, Elaine Dean, and Abbey Burton. The old record of 1:45.22 was set in 2009 with Jamie Barrett, Kaley Barfnecht, Shelby Martin and Kim Kurtz. Contributed photo

By Darrell Wacker

dwacker@civitasmedia.com

 

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

 

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