Friendswood Swimmers and Divers Host the Mustang Holiday Splash
On December 12 and 13, 2014 the Friendswood High School Swimming and Diving team hosted their annual Mustang Holiday Splash Invitational. During the swimming competition, three pool records were broken. Brittany Bri from Kempner High School set new pool records in the 200 Yard Individual Medley (2:10.11) and the 100 Yard Butterfly (57.74).
Peyton Roemer set a new pool record in the 500 Yard Freestyle (5:20.49).
Seven teams in all competed and the competition was extremely tough with several District Championship teams competing. Clear Falls boys hold the 24-5A district title, Deer Park boys and girls hold the 21-5A district titles, and Friendswood boys and girls hold the 23-4A district titles.
The Lady Mustangs took 2nd overall with 433 points with Clear Falls High School taking 1st with 592 points and Kempner High School taking 3rd with 319. The Mustangs also took 2nd overall with 516 points with Clear Falls High School placing 1st with 542 points and Deer Park High School placing 3rd with 444 points.
Congratulations to Daniel Theall, Sydney Gurry and Sadie Wilson who earned four 1st place finishes for Friendswood.
Those placing 1st in their events included:
Cassie Nagle, Sydney Gurry, Gina Fossati, Sadie Wilson – 200 Yard Medley Relay
James Tomerlin, Matt Garry, Daniel Theall, Mark Theall – 200 Yard Medley Relay
Sydney Gurry – 200 Yard Freestyle
Daniel Theall – 200 Yard Individual Medley
Sadie Wilson – 50 Yard Freestyle
Matt Garry – 50 Yard Freestyle
Michael Claunch – 1 Meter Diving
Sadie Wilson – 100 Yard Freestyle
Sydney Gurry – 100 Yard Breaststroke
Daniel Theall – 100 Yard Breaststroke
Gina Fossati, Sydney Gurry, Cassie Nagle, Sadie Wilson – 400 Yard Freestyle Relay
Matt Garry, Mark Theall, Daniel Theall, Jonathan Nguyen – 400 Yard Freestyle Relay
Those placing 2nd in their events included:
Gina Fossati – 200 Yard Individual Medley
Gina Fossati – 100 Yard Butterfly
Cassie Nagle – 100 Yard Backstroke
James Tomerlin – 100 Yard Backstroke
Those placing 3rd in their events included:
Brittany Morgan – 200 Yard Freestyle
Jordan Ritzberger – 1 Meter Diving
Woody Connell, Jonathan Nguyen, James Tomerlin, Nick Schmutz – 200 Yard Free Relay.