Boys Varsity Swimming · AP Boys Varsity Swim Team takes silver at 200IM and 5th at State Overall

  Place Points
Phoenix Country Day School 1st 254
Veritas Preparatory Academy 2nd 204
Saguaro High School 3rd 203
Seton Catholic High School 4th 177
Anthem Preparatory Academy 5th 130

AP Boys Varsity Swim Team, 5th in the State in Div III overall, qualified 5 individual swimmers and 3 relays for the 2018 Division III State Swim Meet. The Boys swam a total of 9 events and scored 130 points in 6 of the 9 events. This was the first year Anthem Prep qualified to state the State Swim Meet.
The Boys took Silver in the 200 IM , Ethan Anderson, Kyle Welsh, Joey Smirnoff, Josh Ballam on their time of 1:43, and Bronze in 200 Free relay congratulations to Ethan Anderson, Noah Garretson, Joey Smirnoff and Josh Ballam on their time of 1:32.58. Just to give you an idea 2nd place is 1:32.17, that’s 3tenth of a second!!!! and first place is 1:31.58, an EXCITING fast race to watch! Congratulations boys.
Congratulations to Ethan Anderson with a 2nd place in 100 Back and 4th in 50 free.
The 4×100 free style relay was exciting to watch, all going under a minute. Congratulations to making to the finals 10th for 4×100 at State. Joey Smirnoff, Miles Hadlock, Noah Garretson and Josh Ballam
All swimmers have made great improvements, with these hardworking, talented students I can’t wait for the 2019/2020 Varsity Swim Team Season!