Swim and Dive Recap: Marist Tri-Meet (Jan. 17)


MV Athletics | 1/18/2023

ATLANTA, Ga. - The Mount Vernon Varsity Swim and Dive team was in action on Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 17, competing against the Riverwood Raiders and Marist War Eagles at the Marist Aquatic Center.

Multiple Mustangs recorded top finishes ahead of Saturday's 1A Championships.

Below are the events, athletes, top placements and times for Mount Vernon.

Boys 200 Medley Relay (Rylan Kruep, Christian foster, Harrison Mills, Nico Tur) - 1st - 1:57.65

Girls 200 Medley Relays (Hunter Reese Giardino, Laney Whiting, Chloe Cappola, Sydney Morton) - 3rd - 2:06.88

Boys 200 IM - Harrison Mills - 3rd - 2:45.43

Girls 200 IM- Chloe Cappola - 2nd - 2:25.12

Boys 50 Free- Rylan Kruep - 1st - 21.04

Boys 1 Meter Diving- Greg Fuentes - 2nd - 218.50 points

Girls 1 Meter Diving - Kinsley Baker - 1st - 272.25 points

Girls 100 Fly - Chloe Cappola - 2nd - 1:14.81

Mens 100 Free - Rylan Kruep - 1st - 47.56

Girls 500 Free - Sydney Morton - 2nd - 6:17.28

Boys 200 Free relay - (Harrison Mills, Nico Tur, Christian Foster, Rylan Kruep) - 3rd 1:43.21

Girls 100 Breast- Laney Whiting - 2nd - 1:17.98

Women 400 Free Relay (Chloe Cappola, Hunter Reese Giardino, Mary Fuentes, Sydney Morton) - 2nd - 4:15.30

Additionally, Kruep qualified for State in the 100 Yard Free at 47.56.

Mount Vernon returns to the water on Saturday, Jan. 21, competing in the 1A Championships at Tallulah Falls.

Preliminaries are set to begin at 10 a.m. followed by the finals at 5 p.m.

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