Swimming: Several going to region meets

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The Guyer, Denton and Ryan swim teams will be well-represented at the regional swimming and diving championships in two weeks after qualifying over the weekend at the District 5-4A and 5-5A meets.

Guyer will be sending 11 individuals and six relay teams to the Class 4A Region II meet in Mansfield on Feb. 7-8, while Denton will send 10 individuals and six relay units.

Ryan will send three individuals and six relays to the Class 5A Region II meet in Keller on Feb. 7-8.

Trophy Club Nelson claimed first place in both the boys and girls division at the District 4-5A meet.

Denton placed fourth in the boys division and third in the girls, while Guyer was fifth in the boys and and fourth in the girls.

Freshman Emily Vollmar and senior Tristen Parish led Guyer qualifiers. Vollmar finished first in the girls 500 freestyle and second in the 200 free, while Parish was the winner in the 100-yard breaststroke and took second in the 200 individual medley.

Joining Vollmar and Parish were Amelia Gillespie (200 individual medley, 100 backstroke), Brooke Scherer (50 free, 100 free), Clayton Carter (100 backstroke, 500 free), Kurt Gscheidle (100 fly), Joseph Mahan (500 free), Syndney Seavey (100 backstroke), Aimee Bourey (100 breaststroke), Dane Currin (100 breaststroke) and Paxton Kloss (100 breaststroke).

Seniors DJ Lang and Bri Broussard and sophomore Elise Page led Denton qualifiers. Lang, a state finalist in 2013, won the 200 freestyle and was second in the 100 freestyle. Broussard won the 100 backstroke and was second in the 200 individual medley. Page won the 100 freestyle and was second in the 500 freestyle.

Other Denton qualifiers include Benjamin Naugle (200 individual medley, 100 backstroke), Michael Adami (50 freestyle, 100 freestyle), Tuomas Hyvarienen (50 freestyle), Brittany Cotton (1-meter diving), Tegan Specht (100 freestyle), Thomas Hyvarinen (100 freestyle) and Rachael Crews (100 breaststroke).

Senior Aaron Lawrence and junior Austin Pyrch led Ryan qualifiers. Lawrence was third in the 200 freestyle and fourth in the 100 freestyle, while Pyrch was third in the 50 freestyle and fourth in the 100 butterfly. Senior Mikey Winfrey qualified in the one-meter diving with a third-place finish.


District 5-4A


200-yard medley relay — 1. Denton (Bri Broussard, Rachael Crews, Elise Page, Kayla McGill), 1:58.88; 3. Guyer (Emily Vollmar, Aimee Bourey, Amelia Gillespie, Brooke Scherer), 2:07.72.

200-yard freestyle relay — 2. Denton (Bri Broussard, Rachael Crews, Elise Page, Kayla McGill), 1:46.47; 3. Guyer (Aimee Bourey, Sydney Seavey, Emily Vollmar, Brooke Scherer), 1:52.72.

400-yard freestyle relay — 3. Guyer (Amelia Gillespie, Kassie Pritchard, Maria Carrelo Rodriguez, Syndey Seavey), 4:29.37; 4. Denton (Hannah Bowen, Riley Sallas, Karese Arnold, Tegan Specht), 4:53.43.

200-yard freestyle — 2. Emily Vollmar, Guyer, 2:03.30.

200-yard individual medley — 2. Bri Broussard, Denton, 2:28.21; 4. Amelia Gillespie, Guyer, 2:30.65.

50-yard freestyle — 2. Elise Page, Denton, 26.13; 4. Brooke Scherer, Guyer, 26.59.

100-yard freestyle — 1. Elise Page, Denton, 56.49; 3. Brooke Scherer, Guyer, 58.62; 6. Tegan Specht, Denton, 1:04.10.

500-yard freestyle — 1. Emily Vollmar, Guyer, 5:23.50.

100-yard backstroke — 1. Bri Broussard, Denton, 1:14.46; 4. Sydney Seavey, Guyer, 1:11.47; 5. Aimee Gillespie, Guyer, 1:13.03.

100-yard breaststroke — 1. Rachel Crews, Denton, 1:13.89; 4. Aimee Bourey, Guyer, 1:19.31.

1-meter diving — 3. Brittany Cotton, Denton, 218.55.



200-yard freestyle relay — 2. Denton (DJ Lang, Tuomas Hyvarinen, Michael Adami, Josh Powell), 1:35.54; Guyer (Kurt Gscheidle, Paxton Kloss, Hunter Arcuri, Dane Currin), 1:41.72.

200-yard medley relay — 2. Guyer (Clayton Carter, Tristen Parish, Kurt Gscheidle, Paxton Kloss), 1:47.44; 3. Denton (Benjamin Naugle, Gus Cocchiarella, Andrew Thompson, Brad Broussard), 1:59.97.

400-yard freestyle relay — 2. Denton (Tuomas Hyvarinen, Josh Rowell, Michael Adami, DJ Lang), 3:34.36; 3. Guyer (Clayton Carter, Evan Samsky, Aaron Gonzalez, Tristen Parish), 3:50.07.

200-yard freestyle — 1. DJ Lang, Denton, 1:47.04.

200-yard individual medley — 2. Tristen Parish, Guyer, 2:03.60; 6. Benjamin Naugle, Denton, 2:29.83.

50-yard freestyle — 3. Tuomas Hyvarinen, Denton, 23.01; 6. Michael Adami, Denton, 24.54.

100-yard fly — 6. Kurt Gscheidle, Guyer, 1:02.18.

100-yard freestyle — 2. DJ Lang, Denton, 48.22; 4. Tuomas Hyvarinen, Denton, 49.68; 6. Michael Adami, Denton, 53.72.

500-yard freestyle — 5. Clayton Carter, Guyer, 5:54.16; 6. Joseph Mahan, Guyer, 6:01.87.

100-yard backstroke — 2. Benjamin Naugle, Denton, 57.78; 6. Clayton Carter, Guyer, 1:04.54.

100-yard breaststroke — 1. Tristen Parish, Guyer, 1:00.46; 2. Dane Currin, Guyer, 1:08.24; 6. Paxton Kloss, Guyer, 1:12.21.


District 5-5A


200-yard medley relay — 6. Ryan (Abbie Penny, Savannah Seals, Allyson Collins, Abby Sipherd), 2:14.18.

200-yard freestyle relay — 6. Ryan (Sarah Smalley, Allyson Collins, Jessica Williamson, Savannah Seals), 2:04.38.

400-yard freestyle relay — 6. Ryan (Devan Brumbaugh, Briana Hansen, Jessica Williamson, Abby Sipherd), 4:35.47.



200-yard medley relay — 6. Ryan (Tristan Sullivan, Aaron Lawrence, Austin Pyrch, Zachery Palmer), 1:50.11.

200-yard freestyle relay — 5. Ryan (Aaron Lawrence, Zachery Palmer, Daniel Davenport, Austin Pyrch), 1:35.73.

400-yard freestyle relay — 6. Ryan (Alex Worden, Nathan Fraser, Tristan Sullivan, Daniel Davenport), 4:01.07.

200-yard freestyle — 3. Aaron Lawrence, Ryan, 1:51.21.

50-yard freestyle — 3. Austin Pyrch, Ryan, 22.11.

100-yard butterfly — 4. Austin Pyrch, Ryan, 55.30.

100-yard freestyle — 4. Aaron Lawrence, Ryan, 49.53.

1-meter diving — 3. Mikey Winfrey, Ryan, 348.40 points.

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