2017-18 Winter Preview: Wilmington HS swimming


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The Wilmington High School boys and girls swim team at the Wilmingtno College Natatorium.

The Wilmington High School boys and girls swim team at the Wilmingtno College Natatorium.


RECORD IN 2016-17

Girls: SCOL Champions

Boys: Runner up in the SCOL

HEAD COACH

Mitch Hopf, 14th Season

COACHES IN PROGRAM

Carissa Macella – Assistant Coach

NUMBER OF STARTERS RETURNING

Girls: 13

Boys: 9

NUMBER OF RETURNING LETTER WINNERS

Girls: 9

Boys: 8

KEY PLAYERS RETURNING

Girls: Maddy Adkins, Hannah Anderson, Morgan Bahr, Rachael Billups, Petra Bray, Anna Garnai, Abby Greene, Annie Osborn, Carrie Robinson, Meredith Robinson, Emma Schroeder, Madylin Steinmetz, Cailyn Tippett

Boys: Xavier Disney, Ricky Dungan, PJ Godsey, Aidan Hester, Simon Heys, Harrison Law, Luke Mulvey, Sam Osborn

KEY NEWCOMERS

Girls: Shannon O’Boyle, Sophie Adkins, Leah Deck

Boys: Josh Andrews, Rory Bell, Ryland Bowman, Connor O’Boyle

KEY PLAYERS LOST

Brianna Gilbert: 2 time state qualifier, four time district qualifier, 10 time first team all SWOC and SCOL

Alison Dooley: State qualifier, 3 time district qualifier, 9 time first team all SCOL

RIGHT NOW I LIKE …

The work ethic in practice

RIGHT NOW WE NEED TO IMPROVE …

Technique and finishing races

TEAM TO BEAT IN YOUR LEAGUE AND WHY

Swimming is not recognized as a league sport in the SBAAC.

ROSTER

Girls

Maddy Adkins, Sr.; Sophie Adkins, Fr.; Keeley Allen, Jr.; Hannah Anderson, Sr.; Morgan Bahr, Sr.; Rachael Billups, Jr.; Petra Bray, So.; Chloe Crumbley, So.; Leah Deck, Jr.; Anna Garnai, Jr.; Abby Greene, So.; Autumn Gregory, So.; Emma Lewis, Fr.,; Shannon O’Boyle, Fr.; Annie Osborn, So.; Emilee Pham, Fr.; Aubrey Powell, So.; Carrie Robinson, Jr.; Meredith Robinson, Jr.; Emma Schroeder, Jr.; Haley Schroeder, So.; Mackenzie Snarr, So.; Madylin Steinmetz, So.; Cailyn Tippett, Jr.

Boys

Josh Andrews, Fr.; Rory Bell, So.; Izaia Billingsley, So.; Elijah Danku, Fr.,; Andrew Delph, Fr.; Xavier Disney, Jr.; Ricky Dungan, Jr.; Ian Frary, Fr.; PJ Godsey, Jr.; Aiden Hester, So.; Simon Heys, Jr.; Harrison Law, Sr.; Luke Mulvey, So.; Connor O’Boyle, Sr.; Sam Osborn, Sr.; Adonis Peterson, So.; Tyler Preston, Fr.; Ryland Bowman, Sr.

SCHEDULE

DECEMBER

Dec 5 vs Valley View, Clinton-Massie, East Clinton 645 pm @WC Natatorium; 9-@South Dearborn (Ind) Invitational 11 am; 12-vs St Marys Memorial, Clinton-Massie 645 pm @WC Natatorium; 15-vs Talawanda @Miami University 630 pm

JANUARY

9-vs Little Miami, Minster, Clinton-Massie 645 pm @WC Natatorium; 13/14-vs Southwest Ohio Classics TBA; 18-vs Waynesville, Clinton-Massie 645 pm @WC Natatorium; 20-vs Bellbrook Invitational @DRAC 630 pm; 25-vs Clinton-Massie, East Clinton 645 pm Senior Night @WC Natatorium; 26-vs Troy Christian @Robinson YMCA 7 pm

FEBRUARY

9/10-Sectional meet; 16-Boys district @Miami University; 17-Girls district @Miami University; 22/23-State meet @Canton McKinley

The Wilmington High School boys and girls swim team at the Wilmingtno College Natatorium.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/11/web1_DSC_5074.jpgThe Wilmington High School boys and girls swim team at the Wilmingtno College Natatorium.

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