Swimming: Hawk Boys Finish 2nd and Girls 4th in District Meet
Canyon Lake’s best kept secret is having some great success swimming under the water as this year’s edition had their best showing ever at the District 28-5A Swimming and Diving Championships last weekend in San Antonio.
The Boy’s Team placed Second overall out of eight teams needing just 12 points to reach the coveted first rung on the ladder.
CLHS Girl’s Swim team placed Fourth at the Meet, which was their highest finish to date.
Senior Cam Stone placed First in the 50 Freestyle and Third in the 100 Freestyle while Sophomore Phoenix Duarte placed Third in the 500 Freestyle.
The Boy’s 200 Freestyle Relay placed Second and 400 Freestyle Relay Placed Third at the event, adding those relay points to their total.
Canyon Lake’s Girls had Senior Tristen Perkins placing Third in the 100 Breaststroke while the CL’s Relay teams, 200 and 400 Freestyle Relay Teams both came in Third place out of the eight teams in the competition.
Canyon Lake’s Head Coach, Lee Willing was also voted as the District Boy’s Coach of the Year for the second consecutive season.
“Thank you all for your support this season,” Coach Willing said. “We hope to continue to make the Hawk Nation and Comal ISD proud at the Regional Championships this coming weekend.”
The top six finishers in each event, qualify for the Region VII Swimming & Diving Championships week-end in Victoria, Texas.
Regional Individual Qualifiers: Name Class Event Blake Riordon Senior 200 Freestyle, 100 Butterfly Mathew Hernandez Sophomore 200 Freestyle, 500 Freestyle Sharon Alexander Junior 200 Inividual Medley, 100 Breaststroke Cam Stone Senior 50 Freestyle, 100 Freestyle Zach Sawyer Junior 50 Freestyle, 100 Freestyle Reilly Cooper Freshman 100 Butterfly, 100 Backstroke Phoenix Duarte Sophomore 500 Freestyle Brock Vincent Junior 500 Freestyle Tristen Perkins Senior 100 Breaststroke Parker Brooks Junior 100 Freestyle
==================================== Regional Relay Qualifiers: Boys 200 Medley Relay Boys 200 Freestyle Relay Girls 200 Freestyle Relay Boys 400 Freestyle Relay Girls 400 Freestyle Relay