2017 Alabama State Champions - Girls 1A-5A

2017 Alabama State Champions - Girls 1A-5A


2017 Alabama State Champions - Girls 1A-5A

Your Wildcat Swimmers concluded their season with a successful weekend at the State Championships!
The boys team of Eric Bishop, Samuel Lowrance, Lync Steadmon, and Michael Rorick improved from a 22nd place finish last year to finish in 7th this year, scoring points in two relays in addition to Lowrance scoring in the 100 Backstroke, with Bishop and Steadmon scoring in the 500 Freestyle.
And your ladies team claimed our second consecutive State 1A-5A Championship! 
We took gold in 8 of the 11 events, crushing the competition in all three relay events and also in 5 individual events.  The first individual gold medals in school history were achieved, with Rebekah Hamilton winning double gold in 200 and 500 Freestyle, claiming a State Record in the 200.  Eboni McCarty struck gold in the 50 Freestyle, Lauren McAdams won the 100 Backstroke, and Jewel Krings won the 100 Breaststroke.  Also scoring individual points were Amanda Dowling, Heather McAdams, and Larissa Dowling, with Brooke McAdams contributing to our relay victories.
Congratulations Wildcat Swimmers!

2017 North Sectional Champions - Girls 1A-5A

Your Wildcat Swimmers competed in the 1A-5A Sectional Championships on Friday and Saturday.  In a showdown of titans, your ladies team won the championship, claiming the lead over John Paul with 3 events remaining and never looking back!

Stars of the meet were the fastest sprinter, Eboni McCarty, taking first in the 50 and 100 Freestyle, and distance star Rebekah Hamilton, champion of the 200 and 500 Freestyle.  Additional event winners were Lauren McAdams in the 100 Backstroke and Jewel Krings in the 100 Breaststroke, while Larissa Dowling took 3rd place in the 50 Freestyle and 100 Breaststroke.  Additional State qualifiers are Brooke McAdams, Amanda Dowling, and Heather McAdams.

For the men’s team, 2nd place finishes were claimed by Samuel Lowrance in the 100 Backstroke and Eric Bishop in the 500 Freestyle, while Lync Steadmon took 3rd in the 500 Freestyle.  Joining these three in relays at State will be Michael Rorick.