The Ware County Boys Swim Team finished 5th out of 18 teams at the Tift County BCI Swim Meet on Saturday, January 6th, 2018. The Boys team consists of Luke Corbitt, Caleb Crawford, Paul Crawford, Brantley Good, Hunter Hooks, Spencer Hoyt, Mac Johnson, Joe Robertson, Jesse Simmons, and Evan Smoak.
Some of the top finishes for the boys were:
The 200 yard Medley Relay team of Paul Crawford, Spencer Hoyt, Hunter Hooks and Mac Johnson - 4th Place missing state cut by 3.3 seconds with a time of 1:55.30.
The 200 yard Freestyle Relay team of Brantley Good, Hunter Hooks, Caleb Crawford and Spencer Hoyt - 6th with a time of 1:43.17 missing the state cut by 3.17 seconds.
Spencer Hoyt - 2nd in both the 200 yard IM and the 200 yard Breaststroke.
Hunter Hooks - 4th in the 200 yard IM and 9th in the 100 yard Butterfly.
Joe Robertson - 8th in the 500 yard Freestyle with a personal best of 6:28.74 and 10th in the 200 yard Freestyle.
100 yard Backstroke - Paul Crawford - 10th and Caleb Crawford – 13th.
Luke Corbitt – 16th in the 200 yard Freestyle and 15th in the 500 yard Freestyle.
Out of 94 swimmers in the 50 yard Freestyle, Mac Johnson finished 21st, Evan Smoak finished 33rd, and Jesse Simmons finished 75th.
Out of 83 swimmers in the 100 yard Freestyle, Mac Johnson finished 13th, Caleb Crawford finished 14th, Brantley Good finished 20th, and Evan Smoak finished 24th.
Kaylah Youngblood led the way for the girls' team finishing 3rd in the 100 yard Breaststroke and 4th in the 50 yard Freestyle.
Laura McCarthy finished 10th in the 100 yard Butterfly.
Out of 100 swimmers in the 50 Freestyle, Imani Johnson finished 39th and out of 88 swimmers in the 100 Freestyle, she finished 39th.
We want to congratulate all the swimmers on swimming their best in this swim meet! Their hard work and dedication is paying off as we look forward to having more state qualifying times this year.