Our largest-ever swim team participated in the Ninth Annual Polar Bear Meet held at the Cy-Fair Natatorium on Saturday, November 9. Thirteen CCS high school swimmers and seven middle school swimmers participated in the meet. 2019 represents the first year CCS has had a middle school team.
All of our swimmers improved their times in various events. The high school team finished sixth (boys) and 12th (girls) overall, while the middle school team also finished sixth overall. Senior Elliott Jones won the 50 Freestyle and set a pool record of 49.24 seconds in the 100-yard backstroke. Junior Alex Vinson was fifth in the 100 backstroke and seventh in the 50 freestyle. Junior Preston Witschonke was 10th in the 100 breaststroke. Sixth-grader Peyton Whitmarsh was second in the mixed 50 freestyle for middle school and finished third in the 50 backstroke.
NEW SCHOOL RECORDS
Our high school team set five school records at this weekend’s meet, including four individual and one relay team record. The records achieved were:
Girls 100 Back – Alex Vinson
Boys 100 Back – Elliott Jones
Boys 50 Free – Elliott Jones
Boys 100 Free – Jaden Tran
Boys 200 Medley Relay – Elliott Jones, Preston Witschonke, Jaden Tran, Connor Newell
Congratulations to our new record holders!