Boys/Girls Varsity Swimming
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Nov 30, 2018
The high school swimming and diving season is underway and Oakwood High School began with a tough meet, the 2018 Fairmont Quad, facing some of the top schools in the area. The OHS boys’ finished second to Centerville, while the girls’ came in fifth behind Fairmont, Centerville, Xenia and Greeneview.
The meet began with a bang for the Jills who won the 200-yard medley relay with a time of 2:09.35. The team of Emma Lindsay, Paige Reymann, Grace Almoney and Mary Kidwell finished nearly seven seconds ahead of second-place Fairmont.
Reymann and Lindsay each posted two individual wins for the Jills. Reymann won the 200-yard IM and 500 yard freestyle. Lindsay won the 100-yard butterfly and 100-yard backstroke.
The girls ended the meet the same way they started, with a win. The relay team of Reymann, Vivian Russell, Lindsay and Kidwell won the 400-yard free relay in 4:14.88, 13 seconds ahead of second-place Centerville.
For the boys’, the Jacks picked up five first place finishes. Rylan Quigley got it started for OHS, winning the 200-yard free in 2:03.08. In the 50-yard free junior varsity race, Aiden Beck was a winner with a time of 28.25. Brendan Tsui won the 100-yard backstroke in 1:10.36 and Ian Herwig picked up the win in the 50-yard backstroke junior varsity race with a time of 37.84.
The OHS team of Isaac Kisker, Tsui, Cole Miller and Quigley won the hotly contested 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:41.58, finishing just ahead of second-place Centerville.
Other top-10 finishes for OHS were: 3rd place boys’ 200-yard medley relay, Mary Kidwell 2nd place 200-yard freestyle and 2nd place 500-yard freestyle, Russell 3rd place 200-yard freestyle and 4th place 100-yard freestyle, Ben Schoen 4th place 200-yard freestyle, Finn Lynch 4th place 200-yard IM and 4th place 100-yard freestyle, Lexie Minard 6th place 50-yard freestyle and 8th place 100-yard freestyle, Grace Almoney – 10th place 50-yard freestyle and 6th place 100-yard butterfly, Tsui 4th place 50-yard freestyle, Herwig 7th place 50-yard freestyle, Ethan Burgard 3rd place 100-yard butterfly, Nathan Rutter 6th place 100-yard butterfly and 3rd place 500-yard freestyle, Alex Carlton 6th place 100-yard freestyle and 2nd place 50-yard backstroke JV, Isaac Kisker 2nd place 500-yard freestyle and 2nd place 50-yard breaststroke JV, Miller 3rd place 100-yard backstroke, Beck 3rd place 50-yard backstroke, Caleb Woessner 7th place 50-yard breaststroke JV, 3rd place boys’ 400-yard freestyle relay.
Oakwood will host a home meet Friday, Dec. 7 at the Dayton Raiders Aquatic Center starting at 6 p.m.