The Cardinal Ritter Boys and Girls Swimming and Diving Teams were in action over the break as they competed in the City Championships. A huge congratulations goes out to the Boys Swimming & Diving team as they finished 2nd overall. Jacob Parliament, Josiah Clinard, Ethan “Lion Fish” Lettich walked away as City Champions!
The meet was very close between the Raiders & rival Cathedral. The boys all swam fast, having season best times; but came up short. City Runner up finishers for the boys were, Cameron Knipe, Nicholas Mark, Eli Bush, Cole Treado, Michael Mark, & Peter Sperry. Scoring points for the boys were Paulo Rodriguez, Jake McDaniel & Michael Richards.
The girls team swam hard with Alexis Priesthoff swimming to a City Championship in the 50 Free. The girls team finished a close 3rd to Cathedral & Chatard. City Runner up finishers for the girls were; Juila “Streamline” Sheringer, Megan Westrick, Zoe Viglietta, Mariah “MHR” Wehrle & Abby Nagy. Scoring points for the girls were Emilia Valle, Sophie “Queen” Konger, Hannah “Kick” Wells, Olivia Ruble & Maria Egenolf.
The team was busy practicing over Christmas break, while looking forward to the second half of the season with the ICC Conference meet on January 11, 2020.
Here is a list of City Winners and Runner-Ups: