Congratulations to the Cardinal Ritter Girls & Boys Swim Teams for opening their seasons with wins to start Thanksgiving Break. The teams traveled to Tech High School last Tuesday where they competed against Herron & Tech. Both the girls & boys team won every event and enjoyed the sweet success of their hard work paying off.
The teams traveled to Tri West Tuesday night to swim & dive against Tri West, South Putnam & Covenant Christian. The girls score was Tri-West 124, South Putnam 100, Ritter 91 & Covenant Christian 8. The boys score was South Putnam 111, Tri-West 108, Ritter 98 & Convenat Christian 1.
The girls were lead by Senior, Kamryn Blake & Julia Sheringer: Blake won diving and Sheringer placed 2nd in both of her events for the evening. Girls placing in the top 3 for the Raiders were Mariah “MUD” Wehrle, Riley Richards & Megan Westrick.
The boys team was lead by Freshman Nicholas Mark winning both his individual events & Sophomore Ethan Lettich winning the 200 IM. Top 3 finishes for the boys team were Cameron Knipe, Michael Mark, Antwan Vinson & Eli Bush.
The teams will travel to Southport High School on Saturday to compete in the Cardinal Classic Invitational. Come out and support your swimmers & divers. Diving starts at 8:00am, while the swimmers take to the competition pool at Noon.