Friendswood Girls Win District 24-6A Swimming and Diving Championship Friendswood Boys Place 2nd, 9 New District Records, 12 New Pool Records Set

The Friendswood Girls took first place in the District 24 – 6A Swimming and Diving Championships with a total of 138 points. Clear Falls Girls took second place with a total of 88 points while Clear Lake Girls took third place with a total of 84 points.

The Friendswood Boys placed 2nd overall with a total of 113 points. Clear Falls Boys took first place with a total of 148 points and Clear Lake Boys took third place with 109 points.

Michael Claunch of Friendswood was named Boy Diver of the Meet and Friendswood’s Coach John Little was named Girl’s Swimming Coach of the Meet.

During the Swimming portion of the District Meet, 9 new District Records and 11 new Pool Records were set.

The Friendswood Girls started the meet off by setting a new District and Pool Record in the 200 Yard Medley Relay. The girl’s relay which consisted of Cassie Nagle, Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati and Katie Kosinski posted a time of 1:49.33.

Next the Friendswood Boys 200 Medley Relay which consisted of James Tomerlin, Matt Garry, Daniel Theall and Mark Theall posted a time of 1:40.18 which set a new District Record.

Friendswood’s Sydney Gurry set 2 new pool records in her individual events. In the 200 yard freestyle she set a new pool record with a time of 1:57.37 and in the 100 yard breaststroke she set a new pool record with a time of 1:08.35.

Friendswood’s Daniel Theall set a new District record in the 100 Yard Individual Medley with a time of 1:59.04.

The Friendswood Girls finished the meet by setting a new District and Pool Record in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay. The girl’s relay which consisted of Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati, Sadie Wilson and Katie Kosinski posted a time of 3:39.21.

Gold Medalists and Regional Qualifiers for Friendswood High School:

Cassie Nagle, Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati and Katie Kosinski – 200 Yard Medley Relay

James Tomerlin, Matt Garry, Daniel Theall and Mark Theall – 200 Yard Medley Relay

Sydney Gurry – 200 Yard Freestyle and 100 Yard Breaststroke

Gina Fossati – 200 Yard Individual Medley

Daniel Theall – 200 Yard Individual Medley

Katie Kosinski – 50 Yard Freestyle and 100 Yard Freestyle

Michael Claunch – 1 Meter Diving

Cassie Nagle – 100 Yard Backstroke

James Tomerlin – 100 Yard Backstroke

Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati, Sadie Wilson and Katie Kosinski – 400 Yard Freestyle Relay

Silver Medalists and Regional Qualifiers for Friendswood High School:

Cassie Nagle – 200 Yard Individual Medley

Gina Fossati – 100 Yard Butterfly

Sadie Wilson – 100 Yard Freestyle

Sinjin Sharma – 500 Yard Freestyle

Matt Garry, Mark Theall, Daniel Theall and Woody Connell – 400 Yard Freestyle Relay

Bronze Medalists and Regional Qualifiers for Friendswood High School:

Sadie Wilson – 50 Yard Freestyle

Camille Hamilton – 1 Meter Diving

Mark Theall – 100 Yard Butterfly

Placing 4th and Qualifying for Regionals for Friendswood High School:

Mark Theall – 200 Yard Individual Medley

Nick Schmutz – 100 Yard Butterfly

Brittany Morgan – 500 Yard Freestyle

Woody Connell, James Tomerlin, Nick Schmutz, Jonathan Nguyen – 200 Yard Freestyle Relay

Placing 5th and Qualifying for Regionals for Friendswood High School:

Brittany Morgan – 200 Yard Freestyle

James Tomerlin – 200 Yard Freestyle

Placing 6th and Qualifying for Regionals for Friendswood High School:

Sinjin Sharma – 200 Yard Freestyle

Matt Garry – 50 Yard Freestyle and 100 Yard Freestyle

Daniel Theall – 200 Yard Breaststroke

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