Friendswood Recognizes Seniors during Dual
Swim and Dive Meet with Clear Lake and
Friendswood Swimmer Sets New Pool Record
The Friendswood High School Swimming and Diving team took time Thursday, January 16, to recognize the senior swimmers and divers from both teams and wish them well. Friendswood seniors recognized were: Erin Darnauer, Anna Herrmann, Hannah Schott, Susannah Smith, Ashley Taylor, Rachel Wright, Kyle Beaman, Justin Bertelsman, Michael Fowler, Trey Hamby, Jack Maloy and Matt Wall. Clear Lake seniors recognized were: Alex Agramonte, MacKenzie Clayton, Sonia Hamer, Elizabeth Seimarten, Madison Varisco, Yvonne White and Francis Kim.
The Lady Mustangs won the meet with a total of 174 points to Clear Lake girl’s 137 points. The Mustangs also won the meet with a total of 183 points to Clear Lake boy’s 122 points. The Friendswood girls and boys were able to win 17 out of the 22 swimming events, while Clear Lake won both the girl’s and boy’s diving.
During the competition Sydney Gurry set a new pool record in the 100 Yard Breaststroke with a time of 1:09.83.
Friendswood swimmers placing first in all four of their events were: Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati, Justin Bertelsman, Sadie Wilson and Jack Maloy.
Friendswood Swimmers Placing 1st Were:
Cassie Nagle, Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati, Sadie Wilson – 200-Yard Medley Relay
Jack Maloy, Daniel Theall, Justin Bertelsman, Matt Wall – 200-Yard Medley Relay
Sydney Gurry – 200-Yard Freestyle
Gina Fossati – 200-Yard Individual Medley
Justin Bertelsman – 200-Yard Individual Medley
Sadie Wilson – 50-Yard Freestyle
Gina Fossati – 100-Yard Butterfly
Jack Maloy – 100-Yard Butterfly
Sadie Wilson – 100-Yard Freestyle
Matt Wall – 100-Yard Freestyle
Justin Bertelsman – 500-Yard Freestyle
Cassie Nagle – 100-Yard Backstroke
Jack Maloy – 100-Yard Backstroke
Sydney Gurry – 100-Yard Breaststroke
Daniel Theall – 100-Yard Breaststroke
Cassie Nagle, Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati, Sadie Wilson – 400-Yard Freestyle Relay
Jack Maloy, Justin Bertelsman, Michael Fowler, Kyle Beaman – 400-Yard Freestyle Relay
The Friendswood swimming and diving teams will compete next in the District 24A Swimming and Diving Championship meet to be held at our own natatorium, The Wave. Diving will be held on Thursday, January 30 starting at 5 pm. The swimming competition will be held on Saturday, February 1st beginning at 10:00am.