Congratulations to Boys Swimming and Diving team 2021 Section 1A Championship win yesterday. This is the first year in Simley swim and dive history that the team has both the Conference Championship and the Section championship!
Individual medal winners were: Andy Watts placed 6th in the 200 free; Eric Schroeder placed 7th in the 200 IM & 7th in the 100 back; Dominick Olaes placed 5th in the 200IM & 7th in the 100 Fly; Hunter Dilla placed 8th in the 50 free; Ethan Gregg placed 7th in the 50 free & 6th in the 100 fly; Austin Penttila placed 6th in diving; John Tabor placed 7th in the 500 free; Joseph Waska placed 4th in the 500 free & 5th in the 100 breaststroke; Hunter Collins placed 6th in the 100 breaststroke. The team of Eric Schroeder, Joseph Waska, Ethan Gregg, and Hunter Dilla placed 4th in the 200 Medley Relay.
A special congratulations to the following STATE qualifiers; Brandon Petryszyn placed 3rd in the 200 IM (state) & 2nd in the 500 free (state); Nico Losinski placed 2nd in the 200 free (state) and is the SECTION champion in the 500 free (state); and Marioys Makar is the SECTION champion in the 1-meter diving (state) . The team of Hunter Dilla, Ethan Jie, Brandon Petryszyn, & Nico Losinski placed 2nd in the 200 Free Relay (State), and the team of Brandon Petryszyn, Ethan Gregg, Ethan Jie, and Nico Losinski placed 2nd in the 400 free relay (state).
The Spartans next meet is the State Championship on Saturday, March 20th at noon at the University of Minnesota.