CoEd Varsity Swimming
Game Summaries & Headlines.
Photo by Mike Morones - Free Lance Star
As we all know EVERYDAY is a Great Day to be and Eagle! On Friday night the Commonwealth District Swimming Championships turned out to be something special in its own right. According to Eagle Coach Bianca West, districts were an "amazing meet for our swimmers". Forge will send 14 swimmers to Regionals on Friday, including 19 individual events and 4 relays. The Eagles had 4 swimmers qualify in every event they swam in. In the 100 backstroke and 100 breaststroke they took all 3 slots allocated for this area.
"My favorite part was our Boys Team won over Stafford by a single point and I was told that we were behind the entire meet until our last relay", said West.
Samual Calder, Daniel Gibbs, Jakob Frick, Chase Hensen, Katie Johnson, Kevin McGowan, Kalina Frick, Ashley Wang Ian Bennett, Aubrey Struder, Thomas McGowan, Keegan Kaczmar, Ashton Watterson and Paige Heiken will all be going to Regionals for the Eagles.
The Eagles took 1st place in the following events:
Boys 200 Medley Relay – Samual Calder, Jakob Frick, Daniel Gibbs and Chase Henseen
Girls 100 Butterfly: Ashley Wang
Boys 100 Freestyle: Chase Hensen
Boys 100 Breastroke: Jakob Frick
Boys 400 Free Relay: Thomas McGown, Samuel Calder, Kevin McGowan and Chase Hensen
Regionals will be held on Friday February 5, 2021 at Colgan High School in Manassas.
FINAL STANDINGS – BOYS
- Colonial Forge – 133;2
- Stafford – 132;3:
- Riverbend – 96;4
- Brooke Point – 72;5
- Mountain View – 33;6
- North Stafford – 9;7
- Massaponax - 7
FINAL STANDINGS – GIRLS
1, Massaponax; 119;2
2. Riverbend – 97;3
3. Mountain View – 92
4. Colonial Forge 87;5
5. Brooke Point 52
6. Stafford 22
7. North Stafford 13.