PISCATAWAY, NJ - The girls swim team put out their best on Sunday at the Union County Swimming Championships at Rutgers in Piscataway. The girls placed fourth overall scoring an impressive 219 points behind Westfield 389 pts., Summit with 364 pts. and Scotch Plains-Fanwood with 300 pts. Coach David Closs had one word to describe the meet results “Awesome!!.” The girls are in a great position for the upcoming Sectional tournament.
The girls picked up valuable points placing an impressive third in the 400 Free Relay with swimmers Caroline Kolmodin, Kate Curran, Ashley Chang and Rachel Heeren. The 200 IM relay team of Ava Biegel, Danielle Curtis, Rachel Heeren and Caroline Kolmodin showed their depth by placing fourth and earning a spot at the Meet of Champions. In both relays the girls were just shy of breaking a school record.
200 Free: 3rd Kate Curran, 15th Ashley Chang, 18th Ella Ferrigno
200 IM: 13th Ava Biegel, 17th Reva Sathe, 19th Rebekah Chuba,
50 Freestyle: 8th Caroline Kolmodin, 11th Phoebe Kim, 13th Taylor Rooney
100 Fly: 4th Rachel Heeren, 12th Charlotte Roder, 17th Danielle Curtis
100 Free: 5th Kate Curran, 6th Caroline Kolmodin, 14th Ashley Chang
500 Free: 10th Reva Sathe, 16th Ella Ferrigno, 22nd Amanda Polizzi
200 Free Relay: 8th Kate Curran, Phoebe Kim, Taylor Rooney, Ashley Chang
100 Back: 2nd Rachel Heeren, 11th Ava Beigel, 21st Phoebe Kim
100 Breast: 8th Danielle Curtis, 18th Rebekah Chuba, 26th Samantha Wallace