February 19, 2012
Scenic City Aquatic Club 8 & under Girls Claim District East Championship
Over 20 teams competed in the District East Championship Swimming Meet this weekend in Chattanooga. Scenic City Aquatic Club 8 & under girls scored nearly twice as many points as the 2ndplace team to repeat as champions (also champions in the 2011).
"These girls did an outstanding job this weekend and season. Repeating as champions was a goal of the coaches and the swimmers at the beginning of the year. I am proud of the girls for overcoming some adversity and their commitment to the season. The future looks great for Scenic City girls after dominating the District Championship meet for the past two years" - Coach Roger Dahlke
Ellie Taliaferro was the High Point winning 8 & under girl leading the way for a great 8 & under girls squad. Ellie set two new team records during the meet.
The 8 & unders were 1stand 2ndin the 100 Medley Relay and 1stand 4thin the 100 Free Relay.
8 & under girls swimming for Scenic City in the championship meet were:
1st– 100 IM, 1st– 50 Breast, 1st– 25 Breast, 1st– 50 Free, 1st– 25 Back, 1st– 25 Free, 2nd– 25 Fly, 2nd– 100 Free
3rd– 50 Back, 3rd– 25 Back, 4th– 25 Fly, 5th– 25 Free, 5th– 100 Free, 6th– 100 IM, 6th– 50 Fly, 8th– 50 Free
7th- 100 IM, 5th– 50 Fly, 6th– 50 Free, 6th– 100 Free, 6th– 25 Fly, 8th– 25 Breast, 8th– 25 Free, 6th– 50 Breast
7th– 50 Back
8th– 50 Fly
6th– 25 Breast
7th– 50 Fly,
Caroline Britt, Ashley Bryant, Laken Coppinger, Beatrice Davis, Darby Gallagher, Brianna Rabon, Tori Rhinehart, Emelia Richey