The Raiders had an outstanding weekend at the 2019 GHSA State Swimming & Diving Championships, bringing home a State Championship trophy from the Diving Competition as well as setting new school records in several Swim events.
Held at the Georgia Tech Natatorium Thursday, February 7 through Saturday, February 9, the Raiders had 21 athletes competing. Overall, the Boys team finished 8th (2 places ahead of last year), the Girls team finished 12th (3 places ahead of last year)
Congratulations to Senior Haley Allen for winning 1st Place in the Girls Class 4A-5A diving competition.
Congratulations also to Sophomore Brandon Rice for winning 2nd Place in the Boys Class 4A-5A diving competition
Additionally, the Raiders set new school records in four events: Boys 200 Medley Relay, Boys 200 Free Relay, Boys 50 Free, and Boys 50 Fly.
State Top Ten Finishes (4A-5A Division):
Boys 50 Free
TJ Shannon, 5th
Boys 100 Fly, 10th
TJ Shannon, 8th
Boys 100 Breast, 9th
Girls 50 Free, 7th
Brandon Rice, 2nd
Haley Allen, 1st
School Record 50 Free (21.07) TJ Shannon
School Record 100 Fly (52.67) TJ Shannon