Multiple Teams · Monarch Swimmers Advance to Districts

The Girls & Boys Monarchs Swim Teams attended Sectionals at Upper Arlington on Saturday, February 8th.  The girls started the meet early in the morning and led the charge with 60% best times overall.  The girls team placed 4th out of 12 teams in attendance. Morgan Grawe and Molly Gregory led the girls with incredible individual swims as well as being key components on the relays.
Notable finishes were:

4th Place 200 Medley Relay 1:56.34 – Mikayla Seman, Molly Gregory, Morgan Grawe, & Alekah Daniels
8th Place 200 Freestyle 2:08.33 – Mikayla Seman
6th Place 200 IM 2:19.39 – Molly Gregory
10th Place 50 Free 25.53 – Morgan Grawe (tied the school record broken last year by Rachel Poling who graduated)
7th Place 100 Fly 1:01.06 – Morgan Grawe
9th Place 500 Free 5:44.92 – Mikayla Seman
2nd Place 200 Free Relay 1:45.34 – Daniels, Grawe, Gregory, Seman
10th Place 100 Back 1:04.78 – Molly Gregory
5th Place 400 Free Relay 4:02.71 – Diana Jimenz, Maddie Murphy, Carly Amrine, Remini Roush
Advancing to Districts:
Morgan Grawe in both 50 Free & 100 Fly
Molly Gregory in 200 IM
200 Medley Relay & 200 Free Relay teams
400 Free Relay team
The Boys Team picked up where the girls left off with 53% best times of the season! Seniors Aron Moledor and Ethan Turk really displayed stellar sportsmanship and were true leaders of the day.
Top 10 finishers were:
7th Place 200 Medley Relay 1:51.95 – Shane Hothem, Aron Moledor, Ethan Turk, David Bonczak
8th Place 200 Free 1:58.14 – Aron Moledor
9th Place 200 Free 1:58.21 – Ethan Turk
9th Place 100 Fly 1:00.31 – Ethan Turk
10th Place 500 Free 5:24.61 – Aron Moledor
5th Place 200 Free Relay 1:38.84 – Kye Longbrake, Hothem, Turk, Moledor
District Qualifiers:
200 Medley Relay Team
200 Free Relay Team
Districts will be held at OSU McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion this Thursday, February 13th.