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DCST Finishes 3rd at Illinois YMCA Long Course State Championships

 

DCST Finishes 3rd at Illinois YMCA Long Course State Championships

               

The weekend of July 20-22, DCST traveled to St. John, IN to compete in the YMCA Long Course State Championships where we  finished 3rd in combined scoring, 6th in the girls division, and 3rd in the boys division.  DCST finished in the top three for high point in 3 different age groups, 12 & Under Boys finished in 2nd, 21 & Under girls finished in 3rd and 21 & Under Boys finished 1st.

 

For the weekend, DCST had an excellent meet with 32 of its 33 participating swimmers going at least one career best time! DCST had 148 career best times out of 214 swims for an outstanding 69% improvement rate.

 

DCST swimmers won State Championships in the following events:

 

Gavin Anderson – Boys 21 & Under 400 Freestyle – 4:19.58 ** State Record**

Nathan Braun – Boys 21 & Under 100 Butterfly – 57.86 ** State Record**

Nathan Braun – Boys 21 & Under 200 Butterfly – 2:14.21

Nhia Caras – Girls 21 & Under 50 Freestyle – 27.04 ** State Record**

Nhia Caras – Girls 21 & Under 100 Freestyle – 59.35 ** State Record**

Jacob Gramer – Boys 12 & Under 200 Freestyle – 2:23.00

Jacob Gramer – Boys 12 & Under 50 Freestyle – 29.59

Jacob Gramer – Boys 12 & Under 100 Freestyle – 1:06.67

Gage Helfrich – Boys 9-10 200 IM – 2:52.23

Noah Johnson – Boys 12 & Under 50 Backstroke – 33.31

Boys 21 & Under 400 Medley Relay – 4:12.18 ** State Record**

  • Devin Green, David Ruetten, Nathan Braun, Gavin Anderson

Boys 12 & Under 200 Medley Relay – 2:21.62 ** State Record**

  • Noah Johnson, Calvin VanderSchee, Max Palacios, Jacob Gramer

Boys 12 & Under 200 Freestyle Relay – 2:06.00

  • Noah Johnson, Calvin VanderSchee, Max Palacios, Jacob Gramer

 

 

 

The swimmers listed below had an outstanding meet with all of their individual swims resulting in best times.

 

Nicole Fitch

Serena Goelitz

Donny Gramer

Noah Johnson

Cole Moon

Mallory Pitstick

 

 

Team Scores

Place

Girls

Points

1

Sage

2,737.5

2

Springfield

2,302.5

3

NW Dupage

1,314

4

Joliet

947

5

Champaign County

821.5

6

DCST

809

 

 

 

Place

Boys

Points

1

Sage

2,562

2

Springfield

1,797

3

DCST

1,497.5

4

Joliet

839

5

Neptune

731.5

 

 

 

Place

Combined

Points

1

Sage

5,263.5

2

Springfield

4,099.5

3

DCST

2,306.5

4

NW Dupage

2,021

5

Joliet

1,786