The Uniontown swim team competed against McKeesport on January 3, 2019 and both the boys and girls teams prevailed. The final score for the guys was 86-34 and the girls’ won 80-47.
For the boys, Dalton Grimes came in first for the 200 freestyle with a time of 2:08.69 and the 500 free with a time of 5:57.27. Andrew Maher won the 100 butterfly with a time of 1:21.34. Cody Metts won the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:51.57. The boys relay team won the 200 freestyle relay with a time of 1:48.62. The relay consisted of John Harim, Josh McLaughlin, Alex Eitner, and Dalton Grimes.
For the girls, we had a lot of wins. Caitlin Michelangelo won the 200 freestyle, Elizabeth Franks won the IM with a time of 3:23.27, Samantha Phillps won the 500 freestyle with a 7:15.07. Morgan Metts, Abigail Strauser, and Ryleigh Kelly took 1-2-3 in the 100 backstroke as well. Uniontown also took first and second in the 400 free relay. First place was Samantha Phillips, Josephine Maher, Abigail Strauser, and Morgan Metts. Not far behind was Phawn and Philisity Varndell, Brooke Yakubec, and Caroline Arison.
Come watch our swim team either next Tuesday, January 8, at Thomas Jefferson at 4 pm, or next Thursday, January 10, at home against South Park at 6 pm.
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