Boys HS Conference Meet Recap

Mike Novell

This past weekend the Fast swimmers had their annual Front Range League Conference meet at VMAC.  The guys did well capturing 6 of 8 individual conference titles.  Johnny Walgast with 2 (200 IM and 100 Back), Jack Ballard with 2 (200 Free and 500 Free), Jake Rowe with 1 (50 Free), Owen Watkins with 1 (100 Fly).  Colin Christensen had a second-place finish, which was a new school record, in the 100 Breast.

Karter McNutt achieved a sectional cut in the 200 IM.  A hand full of guys from Fast will be competing for the first time in finals at State next week because of personal best swims at the conference meet.  Gunnar Smith, Dennis Kondratenko, Austin Holt, Ethan Engelhardt, Nash Baker, and Bryce Martin.  With Davide Peter Peters making it on a Loveland relay, and Dylan Pallickara qualifying on a Poudre Relay.

Ben Toy, Felipe Hess-Ortigao, Jack Devincenzi, and Kaedan Holle all posting season bests in their respective individual high school events.