Panthers 7th At Clinton

The UTHS Panthers Boys Swim Team finished in 7th place out of 10 teams in the competitive Clinton Invitational.  The Panthers totaled 71 points as LinnMar won the meet with 302 points.  Top 8 finishers for the Panthers were:  Jacob Johnson (100 Backstroke-2nd-58.59), Aaron Flemming (100 Breast-8th-1:11.98), 200 Medley Relay (Johnson, Steven Pyevich, Jakob Lybarger, Jacob Sommer-5th-1:51.03), and the 400 Freestyle Relay (Sommer, Cole Stevens, Lybarger, Johnson-8th-3:50.50).

Next Meet:  Richwoods/Normal Triangular     Friday-December 29, 2017

@ Peoria Richwoods High School     11:00 am

Maroons Dunk Panthers

The experienced Moline Maroons dunked the inexperienced UTHS Panthers by at score of 137.5-48.5 at the UTHS Swim Pool.  The loss dropped the Panthers to 1-2 on the season.  Moline won all 12 events.  Excellent swims were turned in by Ryan Hannah, Steven Pyevich, Aiden Zoller, Jared Weese, and Jakob Lybarger.

The JV team also suffered its first loss of the season in a 88-80 setback to Moline.  The 1-1 Panthers did win 4 out of the 12 events.  Winners for the Panthers were:  Seth Hannah (200 Free, 500 Free), Cameron Greenwood (Diving), and Ethan Hergert (Diving).

Next Meet:  Saturday-December 16, 2017   Clinton Invite @ Clinton High School  10 am

Panthers Get First Win as they Drop Macomb

The UTHS Boys Panther Swim Team recorded their first win of the season as they shot down the Macomb Bombers 111-53 at the Macomb High School Pool.  The now 1-1 Panthers were winners in 10 out of the 11 events.  Winners for UTHS were:  Jacob Sommer (200 Free-2:09.26, 100 Free-56.16), Kade Morse (200 IM-2:28.70), Jacob Johnson (50 free-23.98, 100 Back-1:00.74), Jakob Lybarger (100 Fly-1:03, 500 Free-6:16.79), Aaron Flemming (100 Breast-1:12.52), 200 Medley Relay (Johnson, Steven Pyevich, Lybarger, Cole Stevens-1:53.18), and the 400 Free Relay (Sommer, Stevens, Lybarger, Johnson-3:50.84).

Next Meet:  Tuesday-December 12, 2017 vs Moline     @ UTHS     5:00 pm

Greyhounds Race Past Panthers In First Meet Of Season

In their first meet of the season, the UTHS Panther Boys Swim Team fell to the Burlington Greyhounds 105-77 at the UTHS Swim Pool.  The Panthers won only 3 out of the 12 events.  Winners for the Panthers were:  Keith Richardson (Diving-160.00), Jacob Johnson (100 Back-1:00.43), and the 400 Free Relay (Jakob Lybarger, Jacob Sommer, Cole Stevens, Johnson-3:49.65).

The JV team won 9 out of 12 events win winning their first meet of the season 95-67.  Winners for the Panthers were:  Cameron Hetzel (150 free, 50 Breast), Aidan Zoller (100 IM), Isaac Mojica (50 Free, 250 Free), Aydin Copas (Diving), Christian Tygart (50 fly), Steven Pyevich )100 Free), and Tajaun Stacy (50 Back).

Next Meet:     Friday-December 8, 2017     at Macomb     5:00 pm