Varsity Swimming · Swim Team wins Kickoff Meet!!

Swim team is off to a strong start as River Ridge swept first place at the KickOff!  The girls team finished 98 points ahead of second place finisher East Paulding. The boys took first by a 583 point margin over Riverwood. Combined, the Knights swam to a 963 point lead over second place East Paulding!  Out of 22 events, RR had 20 event wins, 47 top 3 finishes and 68 top 10 finishes.  It was an exciting night of fast swimming with a new school record in the Boys 500 Free – congrats Bridger Putzer!

10 state cuts were made at the season’s first meet!  Congrats to the following:

  • Girls 200 Medley Relay:  A Fortin, Brown, Fetcinko, Waldo
  • Girls 200 Free Relay: H Fortin, Fetcinko, Beeler, K Blankinship
  • Girls 400 Free Relay: A Fortin, H Fortin, K Blankinship, Brown
  • Girls 100 Back:  Ashley Fortin
  • Girls 200 IM & 100 Breast:  Sarah Brown
  • Boys 200 Free Relay:  Biddiscombe, Lukow, Portis, A Blankinship
  • Boys 400 Free Relay:  A Blankinship, Portis, Johnson, Putzer
  • Boys 500 Free:  Bridger Putzer & Ben Johnson