Girls Swim Opens Season With Victory At Norwell Invite

Posted on November 15, 2015 in Girl's Swimming, Winter Sports

Matt Wilson
The Oak Hill girls’ swimming and diving team opened its season by winning the Norwell Invitational on Saturday.
The Eagles won the nine-team invitational with 363 points. South Adams was second with 250 points. Norwell was third with 205 points and Fort Wayne Dwenger was fourth with 156 points. Bluffton was fifth with 127 points, while Columbia City had 122 points and Bellmont had 48 points. Adams Central had 20 points and Huntington North had 11 points.
All of Oak Hill’s three entries finished in the top 12 in all eight individual events. The Eagles “A” and “B” relays all placed in the top six in the eight-team invitational.
“To me the greatest accomplishment was all three B relays,” Oak Hill coach Mark Yordy said.
The team of Kinsey Price, Olivia Smith, Erika Ford and Emma Travis won the 200 medley relay in 1:58.18. Kinsey Price, Khloe Price, Ford and Travis won the 400 freestyle relay in 3:54.11.
Travis won both the 50 and 100 freestyles. She won the 50 freestyle in 25.74 seconds and the 100 freestyle in 56.59 seconds.
Oak Hill’s team of Leslie Tibbets, Tori Templin, India Ulshafer and Serena Clock were fifth in the 200 medley relay in 2:09.62.
Elissa Austin was fifth in the 200 freestyle in 2:16.45, while Clock was sixth in 2:17.05 and Maggi Austin was seventh in 2:21.70. Ulshafer was seventh in the 200 IM in 2:37.92. Khloe Price was ninth in 2:42.81 and Tibbets was 11th in 2:44.28. Kinsey Price was third in the 50 freestyle in 27.17 seconds and Lizzie Wood was eighth in 28.02 seconds.
Ford was second in the butterfly in 1:03.68. Olivia Smith was fourth in 1:10.78 and Morgan Wallace was eighth in 1:17.19. Khloe Price was third in the 100 freestyle in 59.80 seconds and Clock was fifth in 1:03.79.
Elissa Austin was fourth in the 500 freestyle in 6:11.80. Wood was sixth in 6:21.21 and Maggi Austin was seventh in 6:33.43.
The team of Maggi Austin, Templin, Ulshafer and Wood was fifth in the 200 freestyle in 1:56.34.
Ford was second in the backstroke in 1:04.76. Kinsey Price was third in 1:09.29 and Tibbets was seventh in 1:11.51. Smith was fourth in the breaststroke in 1:18.52. Ulshafer was ninth in 1:23.59 and Templin was 11th in 1:24.14.
The team of Maggi Austin, Tibbets, Wood and Elisa Austin was sixth in the 400 freestyle in 4:19.41.
Oak Hill has three road meets next week. The Eagles are at Hamilton Heights on Monday, at Pendleton Heights on Wednesday, and compete at the Greenfield Central Invite on Saturday.

2 Comments on "Girls Swim Opens Season With Victory At Norwell Invite"

  1. Barbara Smith November 22, 2015 at 2:46 pm · Reply

    Is there a way to print just one article ?

    • rfagan November 22, 2015 at 8:30 pm · Reply

      I do not know of a way to print articles.

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