Boys Varsity Swimming · Boys Varsity Swim and Dive finishes 16th place at D3 State Finals


  Place Points
Pinckney High School 16th 47

Pinckney Pirate High School Boys Swim and Dive Attended the D3 State swim meet. Friday March 26th Diving was held at Hamilton HS, Griffin Stahl had qualified for Diving. Saturday March 27th swimming was held at Holland Aquatic Center where the Pirates had seven swimmers qualified in 10 events.

Event #1 Boys 200 Yard Medley Relay: the Pinckney pirates finished in 14th place: Dylan Ray 28.74, Ben Richards 30.22, Tyler Ray 22.17, & Alex Beckwith 21.94 with a total time of 1:43.07.

Event #2 Boys 200 Yard Freestyle: the Pinckney pirates finished 30th place: Merek Dickey (26.04, 28.57, 29.78, & 28.78) with a total time 1:53.17.

Event #3 Boys 200 Yard IM: the Pinckney pirates finished 21st place: Dylan Ray (27.69, 33.99, 38.45, & 31.07) with a total time of 2:11.20.

Event #4 Boys 50 Yard Freestyle: the Pinckney pirates finished 17th place: Alex Beckwith with a time of 22.60.

Event #5 Boys 1 meter Diving: the Pinckney pirates finished 33rd place: Griffin Stahl with a score of 129.

Event #6 Boys 100 Yard Butterfly: the Pinckney pirates finished 1st place: Dylan Ray (MHSAA CHAMPION) (23.34, 25.89) with a total time of 49.23. For all State Honors. Also a New Pinckney Varsity Record.

Event #7 Boys 100 Yard Freestyle: the Pinckney pirates finished 22nd place: Alex Beckwith (24.25, 25.84) with a total time of 50.09.

Event #8 Boys 500 Yard Freestyle: the Pinckney pirates finished in 17tg place: Merek Dickey (26.23, 29.40, 30.44, 30.97, 31.29, 31.10, 31.62, 31.64,30.92, & 30.86) with a total time of 5:04.47.

Event #9 Boys 200 Yard Freestyle Relay: the Pinckney pirates finished in 28th place: Dylan Ray 24.55, Ben Richards 24.25, Lucas Mondro 24.10, Merek Dickey 23.65 with a total time of 1:36.55.

Event #10 100 Yard Backstroke: the Pinckney pirates finished in 2nd place: Tyler Ray (25.20, 25.89) with a total time of 51.09. For all State Honors. Also a New Pinckney Varsity Record.

Event #11 Boys 100 Yard Breaststroke: the Pinckney pirates had no swimmers in this event.

Event #12 Boys 400 Yard Freestyle Relay: the Pinckney pirates finished in 15th place: Tyler Ray (22.98, 47.53), Dylan Ray (24.99, 52.80), Merek Dickey (24.41, 51.60), & Alex Beckwith (23.21, 48.97) with a total time of 3:20.90.

Combined Team Scores:
1. East Grand Rapids 308
2. Holland Christian 218.5
3. Cranbrook Kingswood 194
4. Spring Lake 186
5. Mason 162
6. Grand Rapids Christian 134
7. Marshall 107
8. Milan 101
9. Hamilton 95
10. DeWitt 83
11. Detroit Country Day School 81
12. Grand Rapids Catholic Central 66
13. Saint Clair 59
14. Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory 57.5
15. Allegan 56
16. Pinckney 47
17. Plainwell 43
18. Manistee 40
18. Trenton 40
20. Otsego 35
21. John Glenn 28
22. Marysville 24
23. Eaton Rapids 21
24. Ludington 19
24. Chelsea 19
24. Williamston 19
27. Charlotte 15
28. Battle Creek Harper Creek 12
28. Essexville Garber 12
30. Wayland 11
30. Marine City 11
32. Dundee 8
33. Haslett 5
34. St Joseph 4
35. Alma 2
35. Allen Park St Frances Cabrini 2

From a parent who has had 2 swimmers involved in the program for the past 8 straight years thank you, and wishing all the best to the swimmers returning next year to give it there all.