11/28/2013 3:00:00 PM McKenna Edwards sets new school record
McKenna Edwards established a new school record in the 100-yard backstroke last Tuesday night as the Switzerland County girls varsity swim team participated in a three-way meet with Batesville and South Dearborn.
McKenna Edwards set the record with a time of 1:26.38 in finishing fifth overall. Jacqueline Hensley finished sixth in the race in a time of 1:44.59; and Paige Lime swam a time of 2:13.79.
Other Lady Pacer swimmers included:
- The 200-yard medley relay team of Jacqueline Hensley, Bea Gortazar, Lisa Alves, and Megan Chitwood finished fifth in a time of 3:10.46
- In the 200-yard freestyle, Shelby Cole finished fifth in a time of 3:01.28; and Rachel Ard finished sixth in a time of 3:12.58.
- McKenna Edwards finished fifth in the 200-yard intermediate medley in a time of 3:35.52.
- In the 50-yard freestyle: Megan Chitwood was fifth in a time of :34.15; and Anja Rotter was sixth in a time of :40.57. Also competing were Lisa Alves in a time of :40.30 and Paige Lime in a time of :44.74.
- In the 100-yard butterfly, Alyssa Behrens finished fifth in a time of 1:48.97.
- Rachel Ard finished fifth in the 100-yard freestyle in a time of 1:21.87; Samantha Christerson was sixth in a time of 1:24.33; and Bea Gortazar swam a time of 1:40.84.
- In the 500-yard freestyle, Shelby Cole finished fifth in a time of 8:17.78.
- In the 200-yard freestyle relay, Switzerland County had two teams. The team of Samantha Christerson, Jacqueline Hensley, Alyssa Behrens, and Rachel Ard finished fifth in a time of 2:42.48. The team of Bea Gortazar, Lisa Leoni, Anja Rotter, and Lisa Alves swam a time of 2:55.34.
- In the 100-yard breaststroke, Bea Gortazar finished fifth in a time of 2:01.89; and Lisa Alves finished sixth in a time of 2:08.55.
- The 400-yard freestyle relay event had two Lady Pacer teams. The squad of McKenna Edwards, Rachel Ard, Samantha Christerson, and Shelby Cole finished fifth in a time of 5:58.51; and the team of Megan Chitwood, Jacqueline Hensley, Alyssa Behrens, and Paige Lime was sixth in a time of 6:40.87.