Hawks swim well in the district meeting
The Skyridge swim team took third place in boys ‘competitions and fifth place in girls’ class on December 17th at the Lehi Legacy Aquatic Center at the 10-Teams Alpine DistrictInvitational.
Lone Peak was the runaway winner in the girls ‘team standings, but on the boys’ side, Pleasant Grove ousted American Fork by a single point.
Skyridge’s 200-yard medley seasons won silver with Dani Cannon, Jayde Matthews, Kate Pollman and Katelyn Andrist on the girls ‘team and Spencer Stowers, Nate Moir, Taylor Brown and Wade Ogden swimming for the boys’ team.
Andrist won gold in the 200 yard freestyle race by only overtaking a knight, but triumphed in the 500 freestyle by more than 15 seconds. Ogden took bronze in the 200-yard individual medley. Cannon was just under second in the 100-yard freestyle and the 100-yard back.
Moir was third in a photo finish in the boys 500 free. Stowers took silver in the 100 back, while Ogden finished second in the 100 yard breaststroke.
The Falcon boys finished fourth in both freestyle relay races. In the 200 yard event, swimmers were Mason Hemmert, Lincoln Burr, Skyler Taylor, and Ogden. The 400 yard roster included Hemmert, Tyler Gibby, Nathan Wright, and Moir.