Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Swim Team Update!

D-R Swimmers Compete at Sectional Championships and are onto States!

The D-R Swim Team was well represented by both boys and girls this past weekend at the Sectional Championship meets held at Boston University and Wellesley College. 

On Saturday 2/7, the boys competed at BU in four individual and two relay events. Senior Bryan Tran swam the 100 Free (51.44) and placed 14th in the 100 Back (1:00.33), and freshman Jeffrey Tran swam the 50 Free (23.98) and the 100 Fly (58.19). The 200 Medley Relay team was swum by Bryan Tran, Dustin Kindberg, Jeffrey Tran, and Jon Eddy with a time of 1:53.62. The 200 Freestyle Relay team was swum by Bryan Tran, Cailen Hitz, Jon Eddy, and Jeffrey Tran with a time of 1:38.56, a new school record. Owen Conti attended as an alternate.

On Sunday, 2/8, the girls swam at Wellesley College in two individual events and two relay events. Freshman Megan Alves swam the 200 Free (2:08.42) and placed 9th in the 50 Free (26.08). The 200 Free Relay was swum by Sara Enos, Kaitlyn O'Connor, Meaghan O'Connell, and Megan Alves with a time of 1:50.45, a new school record. The 400 Free Relay was swum by Sara Enos, Sam Brown, Kaitlyn O'Connor, and Meghan O'Connell with at time of 4:02.99, another new school record.

The MIAA State Championships will take place this coming weekend at MIT. The girls will swim on Saturday, 2/14. Both the 200 and the 400 Freestyle Relay teams will be competing, and Megan Alves will swim individually in the 50 Free and 100 Free. The boys will be compete onSunday, 2/15, and will be represented by Bryan Tran in the 100 Free and Jeffrey Tran in the 100 Fly. 

Congratulations and good luck this weekend!