Boys Swim & Dive Capture Team Championship at U.P. Finals

Boys Swim & Dive Capture Team Championship at U.P. Finals

At this past weekend’s U.P. Swimming & Diving Finals (February 14-15), the MSHS Boys Swim & Dive team captured first place and hoisted another U.P. Championship trophy.  The team depth proved to be the tool for success as MSHS topped second place Houghton by a final margin of 117 points.

Team Results:

  1. Marquette – 344
  2. Sault Ste. Marie – 227
  3. Houghton – 219
  4. Kingsford – 176
  5. Gladstone – 67
  6. Manistique – 60
  7. Westwood – 58
  8. Ishpeming-Negaunee – 56
  9. Rudyard – 36

Event Medalists (top six places):

  • 200 Medley Relay – Mason Doan, Maverick Baldwin, Wyatt Clement, Hobey Manson (3rd Place)
  • 200 Freestyle – Quinn Kerekes (2nd Place), Wyatt Clement (4th Place), Andrew King (5th Place)
  • 200 IM – Liam McFarren (2nd Place), Caden LaFayette (5th Place), Andon Buyarski (6th Place)
  • 50 Freestyle – Maverick Baldwin (2nd Place), Hobey Manson (3rd Place), Bobby Caron (4th Place)
  • 1 Meter Diving – Hunter Symbal (6th Place)
  • 100 Butterfly – Alex Gooch (4th Place), Caden LaFayette (5th Place)
  • 100 Freestyle – Liam McFarren (1st Place), Bobby Caron (3rd Place), Alex Gooch (6th Place)
  • 500 Freestyle – Andon Buyarski (3rd Place), Wyatt Clement (4th Place), Mason Doan (5th Place)
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Quinn Kerekes, Hobey Manson, Bobby Caron, Liam McFarren (1st Place)
  • 100 Backstroke – Quinn Kerekes (2nd Place), Mason Doan (5th Place), Jackson O’Connor (6th Place)
  • 100 Breaststroke – Kai Chouinard (6th Place)
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Quinn Kerekes, Bobby Caron, Maverick Baldwin, Liam McFarren (2nd Place)

Click here for full meet results.

In addition to the team’s success, Coach Nate McFarren was named at the U.P.’s Coach of the Year.  Congratulations to both our coaching staff and team!

Lastly, thank you to Kathy Foulks for all of her dedication and hard work to help pull this meet off as well as the rest of our parents/volunteers who put in time to keep this the successful and enjoyable meet that it continues to be.  We can’t do it without your help and hard work!