Swimmers Finish in Top 8 at States
All qualifying Orange High School students who competed in the Individual and Relay events in the Division II State Preliminary swim meet finished well and made it back to the Finals last week.
There were three Top 8 finishes: Jack Nee placed 5th with a time of 21.54 in the 50-yard Freestyle and he placed 7th with a time of 47.93 in the 100-yard Freestyle; and the 200-yard Freestyle Relay team of David Wang, Jack Nee, Doo Hee Kim and Wilson Taylor placed 8th with a time of 1:30.23.
The boys’ 400-yard freestyle relay team placed 11th. Kathryn Jordan placed 15th in the 100 yard backstroke and Jalyn Joseph placed 16th in the 100-yard breaststroke. All three Girls Relays made either 13th or 14th at Finals. After solid swims during finals, the boys’ team finished 14th overall with the girls’ team finishing in 21st overall.