Wauseon swimming and diving opens season with win


Staff Report



The Wauseon swimming and diving team swept Ayersville in a home meet to begin the season Tuesday. The girls defeated the Pilots 94-19, while the boys won 105-17.

Xander Ankney and Miles Colon each won multiple events for the Wauseon boys. Ankney took first in the 100-yard butterfly and 100-yard breaststroke, while Colon won both the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard backstroke.

Also for the boys, Beau Reeder won the 200-yard freestyle. Austyn Schweinhagen was victorious in diving with a score of 149.33.

Winning more than one event on the girls side for Wauseon were Grace Rhoades and Reese Ankney. Rhoades captured titles in the 200 IM and 100-yard butterfly, and Reese Ankney won in the 100 and 200-yard freestyle races.

Other wins for the Wauseon girls came from Emilie Wasnich in the 50-yard freestyle, Ashley Fisher (100-yard backstroke), and Natalie Kuntz (100-yard breaststroke). Camryn Rash scored a 134.4 to take first in diving for Wauseon.

Team Scores

Girls- 1. Wauseon 94; 2. Ayersville 19.

Boys- 1. Wauseon 105; 2. Ayersville 17.

Boys events

200 medley relay- 1. Wauseon, 2:06.31.

200 freestyle- 1. Reeder (W), 2:05.97.

200 IM- 2. Pena (W), 2:33.05.

50 freestyle- 1. Colon (W), 28.8.

Diving- 1. Schweinhagen (W), 149.33.

100 butterfly- 1. Ankney (W), 1:01.78.

100 freestyle- 2. Bourn (W), 56.

200 freestyle relay- 1. Wauseon, 1:51.48.

100 backstroke- 1. Colon (W), 1:15.

100 breaststroke- 1. Ankney (W), 1:11.81.

400 freestyle relay- 1. Wauseon, 4:23.93.

Girls events

200 medley relay- 1. Wauseon, 2:07.32.

200 freestyle- 1. Ankney (W), 2:09.98.

200 IM- 1. Grace Rhoades (W), 2:26.33.

50 freestyle- 1. Wasnich (W), 28.49.

Diving- 1. Rash (W), 149.33.

100 butterfly- 1. Grace Rhoades (W), 1:07.2.

100 freestyle- 1. Ankney (W), 59.65.

200 freestyle relay- 1. Wauseon, 1:51.48.

100 backstroke- 1. Fisher (W), 1:13.87.

100 breaststroke- 1. Kuntz (W), 1:19.08.

400 freestyle relay- 1. Wauseon, 4:23.93.

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