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Boys Swimming wraps up a great season; Welch named LCAA & Section V Coach of the Year
The Boys Swim Squad finished a great season with an overall 8-2 record. Kyle Allen broke the 50 yd freestyle record and Jadan Rocha broke the record for six dives. 

In the LCAA, the boys placed third out of nine teams and Coach Jim Welch earned LCAA Coach of the Year. The four All Stars included Kyle Allen, Alex Gleason, Owen Snyder and Caleb Allison. The team had sixteen top eight finishes including a first place finish by Alex Gleason in the 500 yd freestyle. There were five second place finishes and a two third place finishes. Additionally there eight top 16 finishes. 

School records were set by Kyle Allen (200 yd freestyle, 100 yd freestyle); Alex Gleason (500 yd freestyle) and in the 200 yd freestyle relay with team members Kyle Allen, Owen Snyder, Caleb Allison and Alex Gleason. 

In Section V competition, the team earned a second place out 13 teams and again, Coach Jim Welch was named Coach of the Year. During the Section V meet the team earned 17 top eight finishes including one first place in the 200 yd free relay with a team of Kyle Allen, Caleb Allison, Tyler Jordan and Alex Gleason. There were four second place finishes and four third place finishes. The team also brought home six top 16 finishes. 

School records broke at the meet included those by Tyler Jordan (200 yd IM and the 100 yd breaststroke), Jadan Rocha (11 dives), Kyle Allen, Tyler Jordan, Caleb Allison and Alex Gleason in the 200 yd freestyle relay.



 
   
Author: Melonie Coley   E-Mail: mcoley@wccsk12.org