Archive for Thursday, July 10, 2008

Swimmers splash into finals

Josh Decavele of the Bonner Springs Swim Team , above, competes in the preliminaries of the breast stroke on Tuesday at the league meet. He placed eighth overall and advanced to the finals.

Josh Decavele of the Bonner Springs Swim Team , above, competes in the preliminaries of the breast stroke on Tuesday at the league meet. He placed eighth overall and advanced to the finals.

July 10, 2008

The race is officially on for the swimming League Championships, and the Bonner Springs Dolphins and Lake Forest Sharks are in the hunt for a team title after making strong showings in the preliminary races on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Turner High School Natatorium.

Both local squads had numerous competitors qualify for Friday's championship finals by placing in the top eight during preliminaries.

Finals begin at 8:30 a.m. Friday.

The older swimmers competed Tuesday in the 12-, 14- and 18-and-under divisions.

Lake Forest's Colin Martin continued his season-long domination by turning in the fastest preliminary times in the freestyle, butterfly, breaststroke and individual medley in the 12-and-under boys division. Meanwhile, Bonner Springs' Kurt Weber clocked the fastest times in the butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke and individual medley and was the second fastest in the freestyle in the 18-and-under division. Bonner Springs' Josh King notched two firsts, two seconds and a third in the 14-and-under division.

In the girls' races, Cheyanne Miller of Bonner Springs was the top 12-and-under competitor as she clocked the fastest times in the freestyle and butterfly. In the 14-and-under races, the Dolphins' Snyann Winkler won the freestyle, butterfly, backstroke and individual medley and was second in the breaststroke behind Lake Forest's Lauren Callahan. Meanwhile, the Sharks' Toni Stock was second in three events and third in another.

Emily Herre of Lake Forest was the dominant 18-and-under competitor as she won the butterfly, breaststroke and individual medley and notched the second fastest time in the freestyle.

The younger swimmers were in action Wednesday, and Bonner Springs' Chase Torkelson was the top local competitor in the 6-and-under boys division. He won the backstroke and was second in freestyle. Meanwhile, Bonner's Nick Passinese won the individual medley in the 8-and-under division, was second in the butterfly and breaststroke and clocked the third fastest times in the freestyle and backstroke.

In the girls' races, the 10-and-under division featured the top local showings. Kendall Finley of Bonner Springs won the breaststroke and individual medley, was second in freestyle and backstroke and third in the butterfly. Teammate Aubrey Torkelson was first in freestyle and backstroke, second in the butterfly and third in the individual medley. Lake Forest's Delaney Green was in the mix as well. She was fourth in the backstroke and individual medley and fifth in the freestyle and butterfly.

Tuesday's qualifiers for championship finals

BOYS

Freestyle

12U - 1. Colin Martin, LF, 29.363; 2. Jordan Jackson, LF, 31.166; 3. Travis Dooley, LF, 32.506; 4. David Falk, BS, 34.016; 5. Lee Maughmer, BS, 36.72.

14U - 1. Josh King, BS, 26.326; 2. Jared McIntyre, LF, 26.999; 5. Cameron Finley, BS, 27.963; 6. Liam Martin, LF, 28.98.

18U - 2. Kurt Weber, BS, 24.94; 4. Brendan Martin, LF, 26.206; 5. Clayton McCully, BS, 26.916; 6. John Waggoner, BS, 27.123.

Butterfly

12U - 1. Colin Martin, LF, 34.743; 2. Jordan Jackson, LF, 38.82; 3. David Falk, BS, 39.976; 4. Travis Dooley, LF, 41.883; 6. Lee Maughmer, 46.938.

14U - 2. Josh King, BS, 30.66; 3. Jared McIntyre, LF, 31.04; 5. Cameron Finley, 33.243; 6. Liam Martin, LF, 33.953.

18U - 1. Kurt Weber, BS, 27.775; 2. Brendan Martin, LF, 29.296; 7. Ryan Ellis, BS, 32.036; 8. John Waggoner, BS, 32.07.

Backstroke

12U - 1. Travis Dooley, LF, 40.34; 2. David Falk, BS, 43.32; 3. Jordan Jackson, LF, 43.37; 4. Noah Stallbaumer, BS, 45.80; 5. Tristan Lawson, LF, 49.74; 7. Dutch Muder, LF, 50.81.

14U - 1. Cameron Finley, BS, 32.79; 3. Josh King, BS, 36.443; 4. Jared McIntyre, LF, 36.826; 7. John Jackson, LF, 38.506.

18U - 1. Kurt Weber, BS, 27.936; 3. Brendan Martin, LF, 32.507; 4. Cameron Maughmer, BS, 32.643; 6. Jake Bailey, LF, 35.923; 8. Lucas Turner, BS, 37.876.

Breaststroke

12U - 1. Colin Martin, LF, 40.423; 2. David Falk, BS, 41.256; 3. Travis Dooley, LF, 44.171; 4. Lee Maughmer, BS, 47.283; 6. Dutch Muder, LF, 52.09; 8. Brendan Bloomingdale, 57.586.

14U - 1. Josh King, BS, 33.946; 2. Cameron Finley, BS, 36.906; 3. J.J. Jackson, LF, 38.953; 4. Nate Mitchell, LF, 39.357; 5. Jared McIntyre, LF, 40.173; 8. Josh Decavele, BS, 40.875.

18U - 1. Kurt Weber, BS, 31.803; 2. Clayton McCully, BS, 35.54; 3. John Waggoner, BS, 36.76; 7. Ryan Ellis, BS, 37.94; 8. Brendan Martin, LF, 37.95.

Individual Medley

12U - 1. Colin Martin, LF, 1:19.07; 2. David Falk, BS, 1:27.39: 3. Travis Dooley, LF, 1:29.66; 4. Lee Maughmer, BS, 1:31.64; 5. Jordan Jackson, LF, 1:31.70.

14U - 2. Josh King, BS, 1:08.72; 3. Cameron Finley, BS, 1:12.34; 5. Jared McIntyre, LF, 1:15.47; 8. Liam Martin, LF, 1:21.62.

18U - 1. Kurt Weber, BS, 1:00.83; 2. Brendan Martin, LF, 1:10.49; 7. John Waggoner, BS, 1:12.56.

GIRLS

Freestyle

12U - 1. Cheyanne Miller, BS, 31.79; 2. Bethany Bailey, LF, 32.83; 4. Yala Forbes, BS, 33.533.

14U - 1. Shyann Winkler, BS, 27.946; 2. Toni Stock, LF, 31.336; 3. Keiandra Forbes, BS, 31.36; 4. Lauren Callahan, LF, 31.583; 5. Cammie Mitchener, LF, 32.546.

18U - 2. Emily Herre, LF, 27.96; 5. Kaley Withers, LF, 30.046; 6. Aubrey Miller, LF, 30.903.

Butterfly

12U - 1. Cheyanne Miller, BS, 36.808; 5. Bethany Bailey, LF, 40.46; 7. Yala Forbes, BS, 41.893.

14U - 1. Shyann Winkler, BS, 31.12; 2. Toni Stock, LF, 34.79; 4. Keiandra Forbes, BS, 35.60; 5. Cammie Mitchener, LF, 35.66.

18U - 1. Emily Herre, LF, 31.06; 4. Kaley Withers, LF, 33.68; 8. Monica Sorensen, BS, 35.71.

Backstroke

12U - 1. Yala Forbes, BS, 37.33; 5. Cheyanne Miller, BS, 41.633; 6. Cassie Stock, LF, 41.98; 8. Alexa Davis, BS, 44.15.

14U - 1. Shyann Winkler, BS, 34.133; 2. Toni Stock, LF, 35.913; 4. Keiandra Forbes, BS, 38.25; 5. Lauren Callahan, LF, 38.66; 6. Cammie Mitchener, LF, 39.76.

18U - 2. Kaley Withers, LF, 33.64; 4. Elissa Manford, LF, 35.79; 5. Hannah Hecht, BS, 36.52; 8. Moriah Manford, 37.94.

Breaststroke

12U - 3. Taylor Schmidt, LF, 47.723; 5. Cassie Stock, LF, 47.873; 7. Cheyanne Miller, BS, 48.823.

14U - 1. Lauren Callahan, LF, 37.593; 2. Shyann Winkler, BS, 38.763; 4. Keiandra Forbes, 41.31.

18U - 1. Emily Herre, LF, 35.97; 3. Aubrey Miller, LF, 39.57; 4. Monica Sorensen, BS, 39.573; 7. Hannah Hecht, BS, 41.173.

Individual Medley

12U - 2. Cheyanne Miller, BS, 1:25.41; 3. Bethany Bailey, LF, 1:28.606; 7. Yala Forbes, BS, 1:30.70.

14U - 1. Shyann Winkler, BS, 1:12.273; 2. Keiandra Forbes, BS, 1:17.123; 3. Toni Stock, LF, 1:19.226; 4. Cammie Mitchener, LF, 1:20.09.

18U - 1. Emily Herre, LF, 1:10.343; 4. Kaley Withers, LF, 1:16.49; 6. Hannah Hecht, BS, 1:17.806; 8. Aubrey Miller, LF, 1:20.713.

Wednesday's qualifiers for championship finals

BOYS

Freestyle

6U - 2. Chase Torkelson, BS, 30.026; 4. Michael Sheldon, LF, 33.50; 5. Isaac Lawson, LF, 38.21; 8. Alec Dill, BS, 1:31.406.

8U - 2. Jameson Jackson, LF, 17.516; 3. Nick Passinese, BS, 18.46; 5. Ryan Downing, LF, 19.88; 6. David Holt, LF, 20.818.

10U - 3. Matt Holden, BS, 37.456; 8. Miles Sheldon, LF, 41.438.

Butterfly

8U - 2. Nick Passinese, BS, 20.38; 6. Jameson Jackson, LF, 28.505; 8. David Holt, LF, 29.656.

10U - 7. Matt Holden, BS, 1:04.773.

Backstroke

6U - 1. Chase Torkelson, BS, 30.59; 2. Michael Sheldon, LF, 33.763; 5. Isaac Lawson, LF, 52.773; 7. Alec Dill, 58.411.

8U - 2. Jameson Jackson, LF, 22.616; 3. Nick Passinese, BS, 22.883; 4. Ryan Downing, LF, 25.986.

10U - 3. Matt Holden, BS, 51.05; 7. Preston Landers, 54.753.

Breaststroke

8U - 2. Nick Passinese, BS, 25.55.

10U - 5. Jonathon Boal, LF, 1:00.996; 6. Tyler Dill, BS, 1:01.99; 8. Miles Sheldon, LF, 1:02.20.

Individual Medley

8U - 1. Nick Passinese, BS, 1:36.463; 3. Jameson Jackson, LF, 1:58.556; 4. David Holt, LF, 2:01.453; 5. Ryan Downing, LF, 2:06.083.

10U - 3. Matt Holden, BS, 1:53.11; 7. Tyler Dill, BS, 2:02.13; 8. Miles Sheldon, LF, 2:03.59.

GIRLS

Freestyle

6U - 5. Blair Muder, LF, 29.123; 7. Lakaia Smith, 30.33.

8U - 3. Katrin Holden, BS, 19.036.

10U - 1. Aubrey Torkelson, BS, 33.273; 2. Kendall Finley, BS, 33.616; 4. Julianne Jackson, LF, 35.636; 5. Delaney Green, LF, 38.431; 8. Alison Odermann, BS, 40.89.

Butterfly

8U - 5. Katrin Holden, BS, 27.413; 6. Grace Vogel, BS, 28.053.

10U - 2. Aubrey Torkelson, BS, 38.96; 3. Kendall Finley, BS, 40.366; 4. Julianne Jackson, LF, 43.808; 5. Delaney Green, LF, 47.40; 6. Lei Lei Smith, BS, 49.126.

Backstroke

8U - 5. Grace Vogel, BS, 27.826; 6. Olivia Schif, BS, 28.01; 7. Quinn Shaer, LF, 28.12; 8. Katrin Holden, BS, 28.35.

10U - 1. Aubrey Torkelson, BS, 39.58; 2. Kendall Finley, BS, 40.486; 3. Julianne Jackson, LF, 44.63; 4. Delaney Green, LF, 47.323; 5. Robyn Lewis, 47.546.

Breaststroke

8U - 1. Katrin Holden, BS, 24.16; 7. Haley Dalrymple, BS, 31.963; 8. Grace Vogel, BS, 32.283.

10U - 1. Kendall Finley, BS, 45.79; 3. Julianne Jackson, LF, 49.356; 5. Ally Hecht, BS, 51.503; 6. Aubrey Torkelson, BS, 51.573; 7. Brenna Holt, 52.736.

Individual Medley

8U - 3. Katrin Holden, BS, 1:58.165; 8. Grace Vogel, BS, 2:21.23.

10U - 1. Kendall Finley, BS, 1:24.436; 3. Aubrey Torkelson, BS, 1:28.946; 4. Delaney Green, LF, 1:40.42; 5. Julianne Jackson, LF, 1:41.146; 6. Ally Hecht, BS, 1:48.413; 8. Brenna Holt, 1:49.70.

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