Filly Swim Finishes 2nd at Worland Quad, Riverton Invite
Written by Cole Havens on September 19, 2022
Cody Filly Swim was on the road for a pair of meets over the weekend.
On Thursday, they participated in the Worland Quad and would take 2nd. Powell was 1st.
Courtesy of HC Emily Swett: Results from Thursday’s Quad….
Mahayla Allred – qualified in the 200 free
Brynn Croft – won diving!
Tara – broke 1 minute for the first time ever in the 100 back, broke her own team record by 1.5 seconds
Kelsey Pomajzl – qualified in the 50 free
Kelly Joyce – won the 100 breast with a lifetime best time
Won the 400 free relay with a team of Tara Joyce, Elle Ortner, Mahayla Allred & Kelsey Pomajzl
The next day, they competed in the Riverton invite and again took 2dn. The Fillies would win the majority of events but Powell had more numbers to take 1st.
Courtesy of HC Emily Swett: Results from Friday!
Kelly Joyce: “The swim team has been working hard and the payoff has been stunning. Everyone on the team has been breaking personal records and encouraging others to push through hard times. Our team dynamics have played out well and as we reach the midpoint in our season, hopefully we can get more state qualifiers and records.”
Highlights from Friday:
Cody won all 3 relays
200 free lifetime bests – Lily Hogan, Madeline Weed, Brindi Brittain
Elle Ortner won the 50 free and 100 fly
Clara Christensen – lifetime best in the 50 free
Louella Cornell – qualified for state in diving and came in second
100 free – Tara broke her own state record by .14 to win with a time of 51.35, also broke the Riverton pool record of 52.48
Callie Christiansen – lifetime best in the 100 free
500 free – Kelly joyce won, Summer LaVigne swam it for the first time ever and got 2nd with a state qualifying time of 6:18.53
100 back – lifetime bests by Mahayla Allred, Lily Jones & Brindi Brittain
100 breast – lifetime best by Madeline Weed
400 free relay – Elle Ortner led off with a lifetime best of 59.55 – first time breaking 1 minute!
Great meet! The girls are looking strong and maintaining a positive attitude which is awesome. We are headed into the mid point of the season which is always a challenge, so it’s just a matter of taking things day by day and putting in their best effort.
The Fillies return to action, Tuesday, for a dual at Powell.