Versailles girls swim team wins OHSAA sectional championship


The Versailles girls swim team won the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional championship. Pictured are (front row, l-r) Payton Berger, Claire Keiser, Kari Mangen, Heather Albers, Emily Kramer, Kasidy Dross, Tori Ahrens, (back row, l-r) assistant coach Mark Travis, Faith Wilker, Taylor Cordonnier, Chloe Francis, Morgan Frederick, Deanna Day, Grace Carman, head coach Penny Cromwell. Not shown are Courtney Batten, Hannah Bey, Grace Francis and Lucy Prakel.


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TROTWOOD – The Versailles High School girls swim team placed first out of 15 teams that scored points at the sectional swim meet held on Saturday at Trotwood High School, making the Versailles girls team the 2017 sectional champs.

Team scores were as follows: 1st, Versailles, 367 points; 2nd, Bellefontaine, 336.50 points; 3rd, Casstown Miami East, 221 points; 4th, Greenville, 194.50 points; 5th, Urbana, 173 points; 6th, Brookville, 147 points; 7th, Bellefontaine Benjamin Logan, 141 points; 8th, Dayton Stivers School for the Arts, 95 points; 9th (tie), Sidney Lehman Catholic, 71 points; 9th (tie), Springfield Greenon, 71 points; 11th, Arcanum, 58 points; 12th, Troy Christian, 54 points; 13th, Lewistown Indian Lake, 42 points; 14th, New Madison Tri-Village, 33 points; and 15th, Botkins, 27 points.

The results for Versailles High School were as follows:

200 yard medley relay: 4th, Courtney Batten, Payton Berger, Faith Wilker, Lucy Prakel, 2:08.83

200 yard freestyle: 6th, Deanna Day, 2:25.63; 7th, Morgan Frederick, 2:35.22; 11th, Grace Carman, 2:43.12; 13th, Chloe Francis, 2:46.11

200 yard IM: 6th, Faith Wilker, 2:34.55; 10th, Lucy Prakel, 2:52.64; 11th, Grace Francis, 2:57.13; 13th, Hannah Bey, 3:09.36

50 yard freestyle: 3rd, Heather Albers, 26.49; 4th, Emily Kramer, 26.99; 5th, Tori Ahrens, 27.74; 10th, Payton Berger, 28.81

100 yard butterfly: 4th, Faith Wilker, 1:12.58; 5th, Lucy Prakel, 1:20.67; 7th, Kasidy Dross, 1:22.47; 8th, Grace Francis, 1:27.39

100 yard freestyle: 2nd, Emily Kramer, 59.00; 6th, Tori Ahrens, 1:03.38; 13th, Morgan Frederick, 1:11.59; 24th, Chloe Francis, 1:15.17

500 yard freestyle: 12th, Courtney Batten, 7:01.85; 15th, Deanna Day, 7:13.53; 17th, Grace Carman, 7:36.06; 18th, Kari Mangen, 7:36.60

200 yard freestyle relay: 2nd, Emily Kramer, Payton Berger, Tori Ahrens, Heather Albers, 1:48.10

100 yard backstroke: 9th, Courtney Batten, 1:18.03; 12th, Kasidy Dross, 1:21.61; 19th, Kari Mangen, 1:29.29; 21st, Claire Keiser, 1:29.47

100 yard breaststroke: 2nd, Heather Albers, 1:12.26; 4th, Payton Berger, 1:18.00; 8th, Hannah Bey, 1:25.71; 15th, Taylor Cordonnier, 1:29.18

400 yard freestyle relay: 2nd, Emily Kramer, Faith Wilker, Tori Ahrens, Heather Albers, 4:03.60

Qualifiers for girls district swim meet include:

200 yard medley relay (second alternate): Courtney Batten, Payton Berger, Faith Wilker, and Lucy Prakel

50 yard freestyle: Heather Albers and Emily Kramer

100 yard freestyle: Emily Kramer

200 yard freestyle Relay: Emily Kramer, Payton Berger, Tori Ahrens, and Heather Albers

100 yard breaststroke: Heather Albers and Payton Berger (1st alternate)

400 yard free relay: Emily Kramer, Faith Wilker, Tori Ahrens, and Heather Albers

The girls District swim meet will be held on Friday at Miami University. The meet will start at 5:45 p.m.

The team is coached by Penny Cromwell and Mark Travis. For more information about the swim team, visit its website at www.versailles.k12.oh.us, click on Athletics, click on Sports Schedules and click on Swimming.

The Versailles girls swim team won the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional championship. Pictured are (front row, l-r) Payton Berger, Claire Keiser, Kari Mangen, Heather Albers, Emily Kramer, Kasidy Dross, Tori Ahrens, (back row, l-r) assistant coach Mark Travis, Faith Wilker, Taylor Cordonnier, Chloe Francis, Morgan Frederick, Deanna Day, Grace Carman, head coach Penny Cromwell. Not shown are Courtney Batten, Hannah Bey, Grace Francis and Lucy Prakel.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/02/web1_Versailles-WEB-2.jpgThe Versailles girls swim team won the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional championship. Pictured are (front row, l-r) Payton Berger, Claire Keiser, Kari Mangen, Heather Albers, Emily Kramer, Kasidy Dross, Tori Ahrens, (back row, l-r) assistant coach Mark Travis, Faith Wilker, Taylor Cordonnier, Chloe Francis, Morgan Frederick, Deanna Day, Grace Carman, head coach Penny Cromwell. Not shown are Courtney Batten, Hannah Bey, Grace Francis and Lucy Prakel. Courtesy photo