Swim team prepares for regionals
The Marshall County High School swim team hosted Lawrence County on Saturday in at the Marshall County Recreation Center in the first meet where the new touch pads and scoreboard were used at the Recreation Center.
"Once the diving blocks are installed we will be able to host a top rated event," said Coach Jeff Borne.
Coaches Borne and Allison Mulliniks were impressed by the times of several swimmers, saying "There were lots of improvements."
Jenny Nordland-Adams (MCHS) improved her 50 meter freestyle and her 100 meter freestyle, while Alyssa Elliot (FHS) improved her breast stroke, Alexis Burns (CHS) improved her 50 meter freestyle, Seth Beard (FHS) improved his 50 meter freestyle and his 100 meter freestyle, and Noah Curran (MCHS) improved his 50 meter freestyle.
The FHS girls relay team won 1st place with Caroline Heck, Ravynn Reyes, Jessie Heck and Alyssa Elliot. The MCHS girls relay team came in 2nd with Ashley Parker, Jenny Nordland-Adams, Veronica Kanka and Natalie Cook.
The highlight of the swim meet was another swimmer qualifying along with Alyssa Elliot, Natalie Cook and Kayla Richter for Regionals at the Centennial Sportsplex, in Nashville, in January. Caroline Heck, a freshman at Forrest High School, qualified in the 100 meter butterfly with a time of 1:18.76.
Marshall County High School Results:
|Jenny Nordland-Adams||8th 50 yd. Freestyle||8th 100 yd. Freestyle|
|Natalie Cook||2nd 100 yd. Butterfly||1st 500 yd. Freestyle|
|Noah Curran||2nd 50 yd. Freestyle||5th 100 yd. Freestyle|
|Veronica Kanka||4th 100 yd. Freestyle||3rd 100 yd. Breaststroke|
|Camron Middaugh||2nd 200 yd. Freestyle||2nd 100 yd. Freestyle|
|Ashley Parker||2nd 200 yd. Freestyle||6th 100 yd Freestyle|
|Laramie Plott||3rd 100 yd. Freestyle||3rd 100 yd. Breaststroke|
Forrest High School Results:
|Seth Beard||1st 50 yd. Freestyle||4th 100 yd. Freestyle|
|Alyssa Elliot||1st 200 yd. Individual Medley||1st 100 yd. Breaststroke|
|Caroline Heck||2nd 100 yd. Breaststroke||1st 100 yd. Butterfly|
|Jessie Heck||3rd 50 yd. Freestyle||5th 100 yd. Freestyle|
|Raven Reyes||6th 50 yd. Freestyle||7th 100 yd. Freestyle|
Cornersville High School Results:
|Alexis Burns||10th 100 yd. Freestyle|
|Kayla Richter||2nd 100 yd. Freestyle||1st 100 yd. Backstroke|