Boys Varsity Swimming · Boy’s Swim Team Advances Several to Finals


The boy’s swim team competed at the Jay County Sectional preliminaries last night. It was a fantastic night as several Bruins advanced to the finals on Saturday and every swimmer recorded a PR!

Collin Penrod is seeded 5th in the 50 Freestyle finals. Ethan Miller is seeded 11th in the 100 Backstroke. Drew Caldwell is seeded 15th in the 200 IM and is seeded 13th in the 100 Butterfly. Bode Malott is seeded 16th in the 100 Freestyle. All relay teams advanced as well as part of one of the most successful night’s in years for the boy’s swim team that is entirely made up of freshmen and sophomores.

Coach Christine Geise remarked, “Great job gentleman, you all are getting better! Looking forward to Saturday’s Finals to see how everything pans out. Still have some work to do tomorrow at practice. All of the student athletes set a new PR in their own individual events and in the relay’s.”

Highlights:
200Y Medley Relay: 8th & PR (Bode Malott, Ethan Miller, Drew Caldwell, and Collin Penrod)
Carson Sehy: PR in 200Y Freestyle (1st alternate)
Drew Caldwell: 15th & PR in 200Y IM; 13th & PR in the 100Y Butterfly
Lance Manley PR in 200Y IM; PR in 500Y Freestyle
Collin Penrod: 5th & PR in 50Y Freestyle
Kendall Scher: PR in 50Y Freestyle; PR in 100Y Backstroke
Bode Malott: 16th & PR in 100Y Freestyle
200Y Freestyle Relay: 8th & PR (Ethan Miller, Carson Sehy, Bode Malott, and Collin Penrod)
Ethan Miller: 11th & PR in 100Y Breaststroke
400Y Freestyle Relay: 8th & PR (Colling Penrod, Carson Sehy, Bode Malott, and Drew Caldwell)

The sectional finals will take place at 1:00pm on Saturday at Jay County.