On Monday, December 17th Big Blue Swim headed over to Fairfield to compete against GMC rival and Harrison. While the team fell short, notable swims included:
Senior Olivia Bender dropped 2 seconds in the girls 200IM and won
Sophomores Emma Kollstedt and Perla Solorzano both dropped time in the 50FR
Owen Bullard won the boys 50FR with a persona best time of 24.89
Big Blue Swim competed at the Edgewood Aquacougar Invitational on Friday, December 21 before heading into break. The team swam against tough competition and still had many individuals and relays come out victorious. Top four finishers in both individual and relay events took home medals, and Big Blue Swim collected some hardware at this meet!
Junior Meghan Garry dropped 3 seconds off her personal best in the 200FR
Senior Olivia Bender placed 2nd in the girls 100IM and 500FR
Junior Owen Bullard placed 4th in the boys 50FR
Junior Nicholas Cafarelli swims another best time in the boys 100BK at 1:10.79
The highlight was the girls 400 Freestyle Relay of Lindsey Flenner, Hannah Venerable, Ellie Gibbons, and Olivia Bender who placed 3rd with a time of 4:43.03 and took home medals.
Big Blue Swim will be back in action at Miami University on January 5th at the Talawanda Braves Invitational.