Dec 29, 2021 8:17 PM

Chadron Sharks Swim Team competes in several events

Posted Dec 29, 2021 8:17 PM
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Thanks to: Alyssa Peters

Fourteen swimmers from the Chadron Sharks Swim Team competed in the Christmas Classic Swim Meet, hosted by the Rapid City Racers Swim Team, against 226 athletes from 10 teams from South Dakota, Wyoming, and Nebraska,  December 11-12, 2021.   This was the third swim meet in which the Sharks have competed this season.  

Chadron hosted the Chadron Spooktacular Triangular on October 30, 2021.  It was the first meet hosted by the Sharks in over a decade, and welcomed teams from Scottsbluff, NE and Hot Springs, SD, bringing more than 65 swimmers to Chadron.  The Sharks traveled November 20-21, 2021 to Spearfish, SD for the Black Hills Gold Invitational, swimming against 171 swimmers from 9 teams. 

Results from the Christmas Classic Swim Meet are as follows (PR denotes a personal record was set, NT denotes new event-no time previously set):
Age 7-8: 

Duncan Bennett (age 7)- 25 Yard Fly: 26.50 (PR), 3rdplace; 50 Yard Back: 47.97 (PR), 2ndplace; 50 Yard Breast: 52.94 (PR), 1stplace; 50 yard Fly: DQ; 25 Yard Back: 24.05 (PR), 5thplace; 25 Yard Breast: 25.81 (PR), 1stplace.

Gavin Harris (age 7)- 25 Yard Free: 38.21 (PR), 8thplace; 50 Yard Back: 1”08.01 (NT), 6thplace.

Age 9-10: 

Zane Frost (age 10)- 100 Yard IM: 1:44.49 (NT), 7thplace; 50 Yard Back: 47.35 (NT), 5thplace; 50 Yard Free: 38.42 (NT), 5thplace.

Age 11-12:

Kael Bennett (age 12)- 50 Yard Back: 43.25 (PR), 6thplace; 50 Yard Free: 34.99 (PR), 10thplace; 50 Yard Breast: 50.75 (PR), 9thplace; 100 Yard Back: 1:37.31, 7thplace; 100 Yard Free: 1:23.01, 6thplace; 100 Yard Breast: 1:49.87 (PR), 7thplace.

Carter Peters (age 12)- 100 Yard IM: 1:28.78 (PR) 6thplace; 50 Yard Back: 43.31 (PR), 7thplace; 50 Yard Free: 33.29 (PR), 5thplace; 50 Yard Breast: 46.09 (PR), 7thplace; 200 Yard IM: 3:22.54 (PR), 4thplace; 50 Yard Fly: 41.80 (PR), 4thplace; 100 Yard Back: 1:35.70 (PR), 5thplace; 100 Yard Free: 1:14.39 (PR), 4thplace: 100 Yard Breast: 1:44.43 (PR), 6thplace; 500 Yard Free: 7:59.98 (NT), 6thplace.

Age 13-14: 

Valeria Benitez (age 13)- 200 yard Free: 3:22.61 (NT), 9thplace; 200 Yard Back: 3:34.56 (NT), 5thplace; 50 yard Free: 36.67 (PR), 10thplace; 100 Yard Back: 1:37.87 (PR), 9thplace; 100 Yard Free: 1:30.55 (NT), 12thplace; 100 Yard Breast: 1:52.31 (NT), 10thplace.

Ethan Brown (age 13)- 50 Yard Free: 37.88 (PR), 17thplace; 200 Yard Breast: 3:57.70 (NT), 9thplace; 100 Yard Back: DQ; 100 Yard Free: 1:29.00 (PR), 11thplace; 100 Yard Breast: 1;54.33 (PR, 8thplace.

Isaiah Horst (age 14)- 200 Yard Free: 2:46.58 (NT), 13thplace; 100 Yard Fly: 1:30.16 (NT, 7thplace; 50 yard Free: 31:20 (NT), 12thplace.
Timothy Johnson (age 14)-200 Yard Free: 2:44.23 (NT), 12thplace; 50 Yard Free: 29.52 (PR), 7thplace.

Raylie Pourier (age  13)- 200 Yard Free: 2:45.95, 8thplace; 50 Yard Free: 30.27 (PR), 5thplace); 200 Yard IM: DQ; 100 Yard Back: 1:22.95 (PR), 5thplace; 100 Yard Free: DQ; 100 Yard Breast: 1:36.84 (PR), 8thplace.

Age 15-16:

Carlye Kresle (age 15)- 200 Yard Free: 3:12.72 (NT), 12thplace; 50 Yard Free: 34.64 (NT), 13thplace.

Matthew Peters (age 15)- 200 Yard Free: 2:42.64 (PR), 9thplace; 100 Yard Fly: DQ; 50 Yard Free: 28.09 (PR), 8thplace; 200 Yard IM: 2:55.97 (PR), 11thplace; 100 yard Free: 1:08.65 (PR), 11thplace; 100 Yard Breast: 1:32.34 (PR), 5thplace; 500 Yard Free: 8:12.45, 5thplace.

Kenzie Pourier (age 15)- 200 Yard Free: 2:57.45, 11thplace; 200 Yard Back: 3:07.02 (PR), 10thplace; 50 Yard Free: 34.25 (PR), 12thplace; 200 Yard Breast: 3:45.92, 7thplace; 200 Yard IM: 3:18.85, 9thplace; 100 Yard Back: 1:23.64 (PR), 12thplace; 100 Yard Free: 1:18.60, 12thplace; 100 Yard Breast: 1:46.82, 11thplace; 500 Yard Free: 7:51.46, 6thplace.

Age 17-18: 

Emma Peters (age 17)-200 Yard Free: 3:16.65 (PR), 6thplace; 50 Yard Free: 34.01 (PR), 7thplace; 200 yard Breast: 4:01.09 (PR), 3rdplace; 200 Yard IM: 3:43.08 (PR), 7thplace; 100 Y ard Free: 1:22.40 (PR), 9thplace; 100 Yard Breast: 1:48.18 (PR), 4thplace.

The next meet for the Chadron Sharks will be in Deadwood, SD January 7-9, 2022

Sharks Team spokesman Alyssa Peters says ...."These kids have been working incredibly hard and have been making enormous strides in their times! "