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Blair Swimming continues to improve

Blair Swimming continues to improve
Rhett Moroses
swimming recap 1/17/2023

The varsity swimming team has made great strides this season, with both the girls and boys squads producing 1st place finishes in events. Despite their loss to a tough George School this past weekend, Hannah Wilson '26 had another great performance winning the 500 freestyle wit a time of 5:18.49. Wilson has had a great season so far, dominating all the competition she faces. For the boys', senior Ethan Lau '23 has had a great season. In the Hill meet, Ethan earned 1st in the 100 meter backstroke with a time of 49.55, two seconds faster then the 2nd place finisher. Additionally, he also finished 1st in the 100 yard backstroke with a time of 53.63, with 2nd place finishing with a time of 1:01.02.

Blair's girls relay team consisting of Hannah Wilson, Shanayah Kasam '23, Piper Summers '24, and Allie Wolff '24, continues to place 1st in the 400 yard freestyle relay event. On January 7th, they earned 1st place against Hill, with final time of 4:14.20, six seconds faster than the 2nd place finish.

Next, the swim team will host Perkiomen this Wednesay, January 18th, at 4:00 p.m.