Coshocton and River View swimmers capture wins at SEOSL

| February 9, 2015

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton High School boys swim team took home first place at the SEOSL swimming championship held this past weekend at Kenyon College, winning first place finishes in the boys 200 yard medley relay with the quad of Bryce Philabaum, Brian Rogers, Cody McVay and Patrick Brouse. Rogers also placed first in the boys’ 200 yard freestyle. Bryce Philabaum placed first for the Redskins in the boys 200 yard IM and Patrick Brouse took first in the boys’ 50 yard freestyle swim. Rogers also took home first place in the boys’ 100 yard freestyle.

Fifteen schools had girls’ teams participating while 12 schools participated on the boys’ side of the ledger. The River View boys finished third behind Tri-Valley. Combined scores saw three area schools take first (Tri-Valley), second (Coshocton) and third (River View) in the event. The Bears lady swimmers placed third behind Tri-Valley and Athens with the Redskins female swimmers placing fourth at the event.

The Black Bear foursome of Brendan Dickson, Andy Smith, Nate Cooper and Dalton Hammond placed first in the boys’ 200 yard freestyle relay. Redskins’ swimmer Bryce Philabaum took first in the 100 yard backstroke and the Redskins swimming foursome of Bryce Philabaum, Cody McVay, Talon Babcock and Brian Rogers placed first in the 400 yard freestyle relay.

For River View, Lydia Els took home first place in the girls 200 yard IM.

Second place finishes on the boys’ side were: River View in the 200 yard medley relay – Nate Cooper, Dalton Hammond, Brendan Dickson and Andy Smith; Dalton Hammond for RV in the 100 yard freestyle; Nate Cooper for the Black Bears in the 100 yard backstroke.

For the lady swimmers, the foursome for Coshocton of Emily Casey, Georgia Brown, Sydney Ringenberg and Jacqueline Roman took second in the 200 yard medley relay. Lydia Els for the Bears took second in the 100 yard freestyle swim, and the foursome of Shawna Shroyer, Jessie Gibson, Samantha Douglass and Lydia Els took second in the 200 yard freestyle relay.

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