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MANTA RAYS MAKE DISTRICTS: Follow Along

Last weekend, high school Manta Rays competed all over the city at the Sectional Championships. Sectionals are the first stop of the three weekend high school championship journey. 32 swimmers from various sites go on to qualify to the District Championship at Miami University. The District meet starts today (DII AM, DI PM) with the boys, and the girls in the water tomorrow.

Here is a quick list of Manta Ray names you should look for in results this weekend with their seed:

Girls Division I
Ashley Volpenhein, Mason ? 50 freestyle (2nd), 100 freestyle (2nd)
Abbey Esler, Mason ? 50 freestyle (8th), 100 butterfly (17th)
Maureen Sullivan, Mason ? 50 freestyle (9th), 100 backstroke (6th)
Julia Volpenhein, Mason ? 50 freestyle (14th), 100 backstroke (15th)
Hannah Whiteley, Springboro ? 50 freestyle (7th), 100 backstroke (2nd)
Alisabeth Marsteller, Ursuline ? 100 freestyle (1st), 200 freestyle (1st)
Lizzie Troy, Mason ? 100 freestyle (14th), 200 freestyle (14th),
Jordan Decker, Mason ? 100 freestyle (15th), 100 breaststroke (6th)
Megan Wolf, Mason ? 100 freestyle (27th), 200 freestyle (22nd),
Zoe Thatcher, Mason ? 200 freestyle (2nd), 500 freestyle (2nd),
Sydney Lofquist, Ursuline ? 500 freestyle (2nd), 200 IM (3rd)
Kayleigh Bicknair, Mason ? 500 freestyle (18th),
Camille Nguyen, Mason ? 500 freestyle (31st),
Caroline Wolf, Mason ? 100 backstroke (12th)
Maddie Franzoni, Mason ? 100 backstroke (22nd), 200 IM (30th)
Casey Frazier, Lakota West ? 100 breaststroke (1st),200 IM (4th)
Liz Monnin, Mason ? 100 breaststroke (15th), 200 IM (27th)
Josephine Waller, Mason ? 100 breaststroke (17th), 200 IM (29th)
Cayla Bodner, Springboro ? 100 breaststroke (31st)
Caroline Heywood, Mason ? 100 butterfly (12th)
Tiffany Yu, Mason ? 100 butterfly (21st), 200 IM (23rd)
Boys Division I
Preston Bailey, Mason ? 50 freestyle (15th),
Peter He, Mason ? 50 freestyle (17th), 100 freestyle (16th)
Justin Hove, Mason ? 200 freestyle (5th), 500 freestyle (5th)
Sean McCracken, Lakota West ? 200 freestyle (16th), 100 backstroke (18th)
Joel Thatcher, Mason ? 200 freestyle (19th), 500 freestyle (19th)
Alex Mechler, Mason ? 200 freestyle (20th)
Sebastian Castillo, Mason ? 500 freestyle (25th)
Josh Enrico, Lakota East ? 100 backstroke (11th), 100 butterfly (18th)
Mike McDonald, Mason ? 100 backstroke (28th)
Terry Tao, Mason ? 100 breaststroke (17th)
Matt Helm, Mason ? 100 breaststroke (15th)
Keith Jessee, Lakota East ? 100 breaststroke (14th), 200 IM (16th)
Cesar Carrillo, Mason ? 100 butterfly (24th), 200 IM (27th)
Boys Division II
Panos Skoufalos, Seven Hills ? 50 freestyle (1st), 100 backstroke (4th)
Results can be found at www.swimmeet.com ? under the Southwest District link. Plus, most of these swimmers will be on relay for their high schools, so make sure to take a look at those. Good luck Rays!