Raiders 2019 State Swim & Dive Results

Raiders 2019 State Swim & Dive Results

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
Cale Martter

Girls 50 Free, 7th
Kayla Hodges

Boys Diving
Brandon Rice, 2nd

Girls Diving
Haley Allen, 1st

 

New School Records set at 2019 State Championships
Boys 200 Medley Relay (1:38.04)  Donovan Johnson, Cale Martter, Andy Johnson, and TJ Shannon

Boys 200 Free Relay (1:28.85)  TJ Shannon, Sam Jenkins, Andy Johnson, and Donovan Johnson

School Record 50 Free (21.07)  TJ Shannon 

School Record 100 Fly (52.67) TJ Shannon