40 Personal Records Set at Metro Swim & Dive Meet

Photo Courtesy of Roxanne Ponds Photography
Photo Courtesy of Roxanne Ponds Photography

The Swim and Dive team had an exceptional weekend at the 2019 Metro Meet. Hosted by Westminster on Friday, January 25 and Saturday, January 26, the 49th Annual event drew 41 public and private high school teams from across the area. The Boys won 7th overall and the Girls were 11th in team scoring.

From the dive platform, Sophomore Brandon Rice won 3rd place, Senior Haley Allen finished 10th, and Sophomore Elle Mezzio placed 16th.

In the swim competiton, the Raiders produced eight new state qualifying times and also set 40 new personal records. All six relay teams advanced to the finals and 12 individual swimmers competed in 18 final events. In all, the Raiders appeared in an impressive 22 of 24 final heats.

Next on the schedule is the State Competition at the Georgia Tech Natatorium. Competition begins Thursday, February 7 and runs through Saturday, February 9, 2019.

View or download the 2018-19 Swim & Dive Schedule