Tri-Valley, John Glenn claim victory in Muskingum/Guernsey Co Swim Meet

by Kelly Choate on January 19, 2012 at 10:53 am

Boys and Girls Swimming

Once again, local swimmers providing excitement at the annual Muskingum/Guernsey County Swim Meet, taking place tonight at Rosecrans High School. On the boys side, Tri-Valley and Cambridge came in as the favorites; as the Dawgs outlasted the Bobcats in the pool, thanks to double victories from Shiloh Jones, who won both the 200 and 500 yard freestyle, and Carter Brown, who took the 100 yard freestyle and 200 yard IM. Tri-Valley’s Ryan Hetrick and Nathan Winkelmes contributing wins as well in the 100 yard backstroke and breaststroke, respectively. Cambridge’s Daniel Clifford swept his four races tonight, winning the 200 medley and freestyle relay, as well as the 50 yard freestyle and the 100 yard butterfly.

On the girls side, the night belonged to John Glenn. The combination of Julie Lewis, Julie Morgan, and Erin Shade either won or contributed to a winning relay team in nine of the 11 events staged. Lewis won the 200 yard medley relay, the 50 yard freestlye, the 100 yard backstroke, and the 400 yard freestyle relay. Shade won the 200 yard medley relay, the 100 yard butterfly, the 200 yard freestyle relay, and the 100 yard breaststroke. Morgan took the 200 yard individual medley, the 100 yard freestyle, and the 200 and 400 yard freestyle relay.


Boys County Meet Results

1. Tri-Valley 110

2. Cambridge 85

3. West Muskingum 46

4. Zanesville 30

5. John Glenn 12

6. Rosecrans 7

7. Philo 5

Girls County Meet Results

1. John Glenn 97

2. Tri-Valley 80

3. Cambridge 59

4. Zanesville 34

5. West Muskingum 16

t6. Rosecrans 9

t6. Philo 6

8. Maysville 4

***Stay tuned to WHIZ-TV all week long to see special features on some of the standout athletes and teams from this year’s meet***