Weatherford Democrat

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August 4, 2013

Weatherford quartet concludes state games with relay gold

Eight local swimmers qualify for 2015 National Meet

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The Weatherford team has five swimmers competing in the Pennsylvania meet.   

Other relay results from the extended weekend meet in Corpus Christi include the 100 medley relay team of Abby Morrison, Sloan McGuire, Jaelle Carlson, and Aislyn Wright who finished in 11th place.  Morrison also had individual success with a 15th place in the 25 backstroke and 16th in the 25 freestyle.

The team of Tanner Babcock, Joe Carlson, Emily Wahlenmaier and Jessie Opella competed in two mixed-gender relays, finishing 12th place in the mixed 200 medley and 9th place in the mixed 100 freestyle relay. 

 Other Weatherford simmers’ results include Luke Hamilton, 21st in 100 freestyle, 25th in 50 breaststroke

Jessie Opella, 39th in the 100 freestyle, 20th in the 200 freestyle

Emily Wahlenmaier, 22nd in the 50 backstroke, 39th in the 50 freestyle

Travis Prince, 4th in 100 individual medley, 5th in 50 backstroke, 7th in 50 freestyle

John Russum, 21st in 50 breaststroke.

Joe Carlson, 9th in 200 freestyle, 13th in 50 backstroke, 17th in 100 individual medley, 36th in the 50 freestyle

Tanner Babcock, 18th in 100 individual medley, 19th in 50 breaststroke

Tyler Sievert, 5th in 50 breaststroke, 5th in 50 butterfly, 5th in 100 individual medley, 8th in 50 freestyle.

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