Swimmers Qualify for State Tournament

Update: Congratulations to the Eagles swimming state qualifiers! Zelina placed 8th in the state in the 200 yard freestyle and 12th in the 100 yard backstroke, the men's 200 and 400 yard freestyle relay (Zelina, Gongora, Wilkson, Brown) placed 13th and 14th in the state respectively, Reid placed 11th in the state in the 100 yard backstroke. Great job, Eagles!

First Report: It will be familiar waters for most CJ swimmers as they participate in the state swimming tournament February 21 and 22. Logan Brown ‘21, Sebastian Gongora ‘20, Andrew Kutter ‘21, McKenzie Reid ‘21, Mason Wilkson ‘21 and Jorge Zelina ‘19 qualified for the competition in Canton. For Zelina, this is the fourth year in a row the swimmer qualified for the state tournament. This is the first state swimming tournament for Kutter.

The swimmers will participate in the following events:

  • 100 yard backstroke (Wilkson, Zelina)
  • 200 yard freestyle (Zelina)
  • 500 yard freestyle (Brown)
  • 200 yard and 400 yard freestyle relay (men’s team)
  • 100 yard butterfly (Reid)
  • 100 yard backstroke (Reid)

Zelina finished 10th in the state last year in the 200 freestyle, while Reid placed 16th in the state in the 100 backstroke.

Good luck to all competitors!

Posted February 20, 2019, Updated February 25, 2019