Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Carroll Swimmers Go Undefeated At Duel

The Carroll Dragon boys’ and girls’ swimming teams went undefeated at the Katy “Duel in the Pool.” The event featured eight teams in a Dual Meet format.  The Dragons finished 7-0 and the Lady Dragons were also 7-0. The boys’ closest winning score of the seven matches was 182-103 vs. Round Rock Westwood. The girls’ closest winning score of the seven matches was 188-98 vs. last year’s State Champion Kingwood. 

Top two relay finishers for the Dragons included:
1st 200 Med Relay 1:49.83 with Lyndsie Gibson, Elise Weisert, Sydney Wheeler and Taylor Derevyanik
2nd 200 Med Relay 1:38.59 with Jonathan Roberts, John Remetta, Curtis goss and Ryan Walker
2nd 200 Free Relay 1:41.47 with Lindsay Schultz, Emily Zapinski, Lauren Wheeler and Taylor Derevyanik
1st 200 Free Relay 1:29.86 with Ted Singley, John Ausdenmoore, John Remetta and Jonathan Roberts
1st 400 Free Relay  3:38.68 with Emily Zapinski, Lindsay Schultz, Rebecca Upton and Lyndsie Gibson
1st 400 Free Relay 3:16.12 with Ted Singley, John Ausdenmoore, Ryan Walker and Curtis Goss 

Individual Top 5 finishers for the Dragons included:
Emily Zapinski          1st 200 free  1:55.29                 1st 500 free 5:07.15
Rebecca Upton         2nd 200 free  1:56.48               3rd 100 free  54.18
Alexa Baran             5th 200 free  1:58.20                5th 500 free  5:15.03
Ted Singley             2nd 200 free  1:42.97                 2nd 500 free 5:37.35
MacKenzie Leonard  4th 200 Im  2:13.67                   4th 100 breast 1:09.37
John Remetta          1st 200 IM  1:56.28                   3rd 100 breast 59.68
Austin Nguyenphu    3rd 200 IM  1:58.19                  4th 100 breast 1:01.03
Jonathan Roberts     5th  200 IM  2:00.62                 1st 500 free 5:36.88
Lindsay Schultz        1st 50 free  24.99                     2nd 100 free  54.00
John Ausdenmoore  5th 50 free  22.48                     4th 100 free  49.32
Sydney Wheeler       2nd 100 fly 59.87
Taylor Derevyanik   5th 100 fly 1:01.27                    2nd 100 back 1:01.40
Curtis Goss             2nd 100 fly  52.74                     5th 100 back 55.58
Lyndsie Gibson        3rd 500 free  5:09.57                1st 100 back  1:00.22
Carson Klein           5th 500 free  4:55.24
Emily Gibson           3rd 100 back  1:02.33
Ryan Walker           4th 100 back  55.49
Elise Weisert          3rd 100 breast 1:08.41

The Dragons are now looking forward to the 1st Annual “Battle of 1709” on Thursday, Jan. 19 at the C.I.S.D. Aquatics Center.  This meet, in “dual meet format” will feature Carroll ISD vs. Keller ISD (all four Keller schools as one combined Team). Senior Night Introductions will begin at 6 p.m., with competition beginning at 6:25 p.m.  This should be a very competitive and exciting meet to finish the dual meet season in the run-up to our hosting of the District 6-5A Championships Friday (diving) and Saturday (swimming) Jan 27-28 at 1 p.m.

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