Girls Varsity Swimming · LADY PILGRIM SWIMMERS COMPETE IN SECTIONAL PRELIMS


The Plymouth Lady Pilgrims had a strong showing on Thursday’s Sectional Prelims at Warsaw Community High School with all 3 relays and 7 individuals advancing to Saturday’s Championship Meet.

Individually, Graci Holm, Marley Houin, and Lizzy Bacon finished in the top 8 to advance to the Championship Finals. Rachel Jacobs, Summer South, Raven Gritton, and Lucy Keirn finished in the top 16 and qualified for the Consolation Finals. As a team, 17 out of the 27 races were best times! What a strong finish to the season!

 

Race by race results were as follows: 

200 Medley Relay –

Graci Holm, Rachel Jacobs, Marley Houin, Summer South – 2:04.03, 4th place

200 Free – 

Rachel Jacobs – 2:18.99, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Consolation Finals, 12th

Raven Gritton – 2:24.59, Best Time, 2nd Alternate

Kylee Gaines – 2:38.96, Best Time

 

200 IM – 

Graci Holm – 2:31.69, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Finals, 7th

Lucy Keirn – 2:51.55, Best Time

Avery Christy – 2:59.22

 

50 Free – 

Marley Houin – 26.88,  Best Time, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Finals, 8th

Summer South – 28.28, Best TIme, Qualified for Consolations Finals, 14th

Lizzy Bacon – 29.45, Best Time, 2nd Alternate

 

100 Fly – 

Marley Houin – 1:05.04, Best Time, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Finals, 4th

Sarah Youngs – 1:19.58, Best Time, 1st Alternate

Elli Schaller – 1:37.37, Best Time

 

100 Free –

Summer South – 1:04.79, Best Time, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Consolation Finals, 15th

Avery Christy – 1:08.35, Best Time, 2nd Alternate

Charity Harter – 1:12.40, Best Time

 

500 Free –

Raven Gritton – 6:28.24, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Consolation Finals, 12th

Kelsey Vanlue – 7:12.63, Best Time

Stephani Galindo – 7:59.36

 

200 Free Relay –

Sarah Youngs,  Avery Christy, Raven Gritton, Lizzy Bacon – 1:59.07, Best Time! Qualified for Finals, 8th. Sarah swam a broke 30 for the first time which is a great swimming accomplishment!

 

100 Back – 

Graci Holm – 1:06.57, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Finals, 2nd

Lucy Keirn – 1:14.31, Best Time, Qualified for Consolation Finals, 13th

Vandalyn Daniels – 1:31.53

 

100 Breaststroke – 

Lizzy Bacon – 1:19.33, Best Time, Top Plymouth Finish, Qualified for Finals, 8th

Rachel Jacobs – 1:20.73, Qualified for Consolation Finals, 10th

Sophie Smith – 1:39.65, Best Time

 

400 Free Relay –

Summer South, Marley Houin, Rachel Jacobs, Graci Holm – 4:12.61, Qualified for Finals, 5th

Several PHS swimmers ended their season on Thursday and what a great season they completed! Wrapping up the first year in the new pool we look forward to the program continuing to improve. Great job girls!