The boys swim and dive team picked up two wins in the SEC defeating both Tecumseh and Ypsilanti Thursday night at home! There successes in the pool began last weekend at Lakeland Invitational where the team had 5 MISCA qualifications in swim and 1 diver.
The qualifiers included:
- The 200 and 400 freestyle relays of Mitch Dickey, Connor Gronda, Al Thorington, and Stephen Dunlap.
- 200 Individual Medley – Mitch Dickey
- 50 Freestyle – Stephen Dunlap
- Diving – Jacob Muscato
Overall, the divers are very excited about this season. Junior Jacob Muscato won the Lakeland ‘Splash Against Your Class’ Invitational with an 11 dive score of 330.05. He has already met the qualifying standard for Regionals and scored a personal best of 234.45 for 6 dives on January 16.
Sophomore Tyler Laesch had a personal best of 159.75 on January 9.
Freshmen Connor Bloom and Caden Shannon also regularly contribute to the team’s point totals. Keep up the good work Pirates!