Girls Varsity Swimming · Emily Byler and Elyssa Dean Qualify for Districts at OHSAA D1 Canton Sectionals


  Place Points
Lake High School 11th 63

Starting of the OHSAA D1 Canton Sectional Meet, our very own, Caroline Pastore sang The National Anthem. Throughout the meet, many personal record top times were achieved. The 200 Medley Relay, Mackenzie Martin, Laney Hockwalt, Emily Lippe, and Madison Dean, placed 9th with a time of 2:11.13. In the 200 Freestyle, Anna Grace Willoughby placed 26th with a PR time of 2:18.74, dropping 3.60, Natalie Kibler placed 32nd going a 2:26.52, Madison Didyk placed 40th going a PR time of 2:31.77, dropping 4.70 seconds, and Grace James placed 41st with a PR time of 2:32.95, dropping 11.35 seconds. In the 200IM, Kate Potashnik placed 22nd with a PR time of 2:45.55, dropping 1.41 seconds, and Caroline Pastore placed 26th with a PR time of 3:02.51, dropping 5.66 seconds. In the 50 Freestyle, Emily Byler placed 16th with a time of 26.19 earning her a spot to the OHSAA District Meet, Hannah Blawas placed 26th with a time of 27.56, and Mackenzie Martin placed 42nd with a time of 30.93. Elyssa Dean placed 8th in the 100 Butterfly with a time of 1:06.01 earning her a spot to the OHSAA District Meet and Caroline Pastore placed 24th with a PR time of 1:19.61, dropping 2.70 seconds. Emily Byler placed 18th in the 100 Freestyle with a time of 59.08, Laney Hockwalt placed 34th with a PR time of 1:04.95, dropping 1.90 seconds, and Miryam Krills placed 35th with a time of 1:05.76. In the 500 Freestyle, Anna Grace Willoughby placed 19th with a PR time of 6:18.19, dropping 9.28 seconds, Madison Didyk placed 26th with a PR time of 6:49.82, dropping 26.58 seconds, and Mackenzie Martin placed 29th going a 6:53.88.

Heading into the back half of the meet, the 200 Freestyle Relay of Emily Byler, Elyssa Dean, Laney Hockwalt, and Hannah Blawas, placed 10th with a time of 1:52.18. In the 100 Backstroke, Elyssa Dean placed 16th with a time of 1:09.93, Emily Lippe placed 22nd with a PR time of 1:11.63, dropping 1.47 seconds, and Hannah Blawas placed 30th with a time of 1:16.34. In the 100 Breaststroke, Laney Hockwalt placed 17th with a time of 1:22.79, Emily Lippe placed 19th with a time of 1:23.39, Kate Potashnik placed 25th with a PR time of 1:26.48 dropping 0.92, and Miryam Krills placed 27th with a PR time of 1:27.65, dropping 2.14 seconds. In the last event, the 400 Freestyle relay of Emily Byler, Hannah Blawas, Miryam Krills, and Elyssa Dean, placed 9th with a time of 4:06.75.