Five back to defend Central Section swimming championships

Holly Kendall

Five swimmers are back to defend Central Section Division I championships this weekend at Clovis West High.

Section preliminaries for swimming begin at 1 p.m. Friday. The finals start at 10:30 a.m. Saturday with top finishers advancing to the state meet May 18-19, also at Clovis West.

Returning to defend their section titles are: Abby Samansky of Clovis West (200-meter freestyle), Caitlyn Snyder of Clovis West (50 freestyle, 100 freestyle), Michael Jia of Clovis North (50 freestyle, 100 butterfly), Benjamin Forbes of Clovis North (100 freestyle) and Averee Preble of Clovis (500 freestyle).

The Clovis West girls and Clovis North boys are defending team champions...[Read More]