Coed Varsity Swimming · Swimmers compete at OCC Championships

The Raider Swim Team competed in the Ohio Division OCC Championships on Saturday, January 28th at Thomas Worthington High School.  The girls team finished 6th overall and the boys team finished 5th.  Though we did not have any event winners in this highly competitive meet, we did have some good swims.  Harvey Culbert finished 3rd in the 200 IM and 2nd in the 100 Breaststroke and the boys 400 freestyle relay of Tanner Wooddell, Justin Barnhart, TaJah Reynolds and Harvey Culbert finished in 3rd place.  Point scorers for the team were Abby Hutson-Comeaux in the 200 Free (8th) and 100 Free (7th), Gabby Caroselli in the 50 Free (8th) and 100 Free (10th), Sara Lichtner in the 100 Butterfly (12th), Justin Barnhart in the 200 Freestyle (7th) and 500 Freestyle (6th), Shabhir Thompkins in the 200 Freestyle (12th), Tanner Wooddell in the 100 Freestyle (5th) and 100 Backstroke (8th), TaJah Reynolds in the 100 Freestyle (10th), Natalie Theibert 100 Breaststroke (12th).  Additionally, of the 35 individual swims for the day, we had 19 life-time-best times and 2 season best times.
We have a dual meet on Friday with Pickerington North and Pickerington Central and Sectionals the following weekend.