We knew going into this meet that it was going to be a close meet. The meet was exciting from the first event. Abbie Wildstein’26, Makenzie Gallagher’25, Miya Scranton’25, Allie Wildstein’22 came in 1st in the medley while Maggie Poulin’24, Claire Palmer’25, Anna Ollenschleger’25, and Aubrey Wolfradt’24 came in 3rd both relays adding valuable points to the team score. Shout out to Sasha Dausey’25 who swam the 200 Free for the first time! Mackenzie’25 won the 50 free. Allie’26 won the 100 fly and Anna’25 came in 3rd. Charlotte Eberle’23, Miya’25, Makenzie’25, and Aubrey’24 won the 200 free relay and Claire Palmer’25, Maggie’24, Ashleigh Stepnowski’22, and Sasha’25 came in 2nd. At this point of the meet, there was a lot of positive energy since we were in the lead. Maggie’24 swam a great 100 back coming in 1st. Miya’25 and Claire’25 swam a great 100 breast coming in 1st and 3rd respectably giving the team an added cushion of points going into the 400 freestyle relay. The 400 freestyle relay was the most exciting event of the day! Abbie’26 came out with a strong start, Anna’25 followed, and then came Makenzie’25. Allie dove off the block at the same time as the Wilbraham swimmer. She was neck and neck the entire race but senior captain Allie helped lead the team to the win finishing .06 seconds faster than her opponent. The entire crowd was going wild throughout the race. Shoutout to Abbie’26 for swimming up with the upper school team and also for winning all of her events! Congrats to the girls team for earning their first win of the season! KO 55 W&M 36 The KO Girls Swimming & Diving team looks forward to hosting the KIT’s at Westminster this upcoming Saturday.
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