Swimming News

Swim Team Makes Splash at Fayette Co. Championships

January 24th, 2011

Congratulations to the Mercy Swim Team for a phenomenal finish at the Fayette County Championships on Saturday in Jonesboro.  Overall, they came in 4th, beating Sandy Creek High School and Fayette County High School.  

Senior James "JT" Talley earned medals for two 1st place finishes and qualified for the State meet in the 100 Butterfly and the 100 Backstroke.  

For personal records, freshman Liam Devlin dropped 13 seconds in his 500 Free, freshman Chris Thrailkill dropped 9 seconds in his 100 Free, and sophomore Sarah Black dropped 20 seconds in her 100 Breaststroke.  Making significant best times included junior Paco Pagsisihan and freshman Danny Dwyer

Please join us at our last meet of the season Saturday, January 29th at the Newnan YMCA at 2 pm.  Cheer on the Boys' 200 Medley and 200 Free relays, which are both within one second of qualifying for state.


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