Final Boys Swim Season Awards

2018 UTHS BOYS SWIM TEAM AWARDS

MOST VALAUBLE:            Jacob Johnson, Jakob Lybarger

MOST IMPROVED:            Ethan Filby, Aaron Flemming, Keith Richardson

CAPTAIN:                             Daniel Lopez, Jakob Lybarger

WB6 ACADEMIC TEAM: Ethan Filby, Aaron Flemming, Christian Kincaid,

Jakob Lybarger

NISCA ACADEMIC ALL AMERICAN:  Ethan Filby, Aaron Flemming,

Jakob Lybarger

DAILY DISPATCH ALL-METRO TEAM:  Jacob Johnson, Keith Richardson

Freshman Numerals:  Aydin Copas, Ethan Dobbles, Mateo Garcia, Brenden Johnson,

Jakob King, Kaiden Miller, Kade Morse, Alex Pyevich, Jared Weese,

Aidan Zoller

Sophomore Letter:  Jacob Bull, Grant Diekman, Tanner Earl, Nolan Filby,

Cameron Hetzel, Isaac Mojica, Kanon White

1st Year Letter:  Ethan Filby, Aaron Flemming, Seth Hannah, Ethan Hergert,

Christian Kincaid, Kade Morse, Cody Popejoy, Keith Richardson,

Tajaun Stacy, Christian Tygart, Jared Weese, Tyler Williams,

Elliot Witherspoon, Aidan Zoller

2nd Year Letter:  Jacob Finley, Ryan Hannah, Steven Pyevich, Jacob Sommer,

Cole Stevens

3rd Year Letter:  Jacob Johnson, Daniel Lopez, Jakob Lybarger

Panthers 7th at UT Invite

The UTHS Boys Panther Swim Team finished in 7th place at its own 12 team Panther Invitational.  The Panthers totaled 91 points.  Moline won the invitational with 278.50 points.  Top six finishers for the Panthers were:  Keith Richardson (Diving-4th-309.10), Jacob Johnson (100 Back-3rd-57.24), 200 Medley Relay (Johnson, Steven Pyevich, Lybarger, Jacob Sommer-6th-1:48.99), and the 200 Free Relay (Johnson, Lybarger, Ethan Filby, Sommer-5th-1:36.66)

Next Meet:  Thursday-February 1, 2018  vs Rock Island @ Rock Island  6:00 pm

Panthers Bedevil Blue Devils

The UTHS Boys Panther Swim Team used its depth to get past Davenport Central 104-78 at the UTHS Swim Pool. The now 4-3 Panthers only won 3 events put used a 1-2-3 finish in both the 200 IM and Diving to get past the Blue Devils. Winners for the Panthers were: Jacob Finley (200 IM-2:26.67), Keith Richardson (Diving-176.60), and Jacob Johnson (100 Back-58.34).

The UTHS Boys JV team continued its winning ways by dunking Davenport Central 137-20.  The now 4-1 Panthers were lead by winners:  Seth Hannah (200 Free, 500 Free), Aaron Flemming (200 IM), Ethan Filby (50 Free), Aydin Copas (Diving), Ethan Hergert (100 Fly, 100 Back), Isaac Mojica (100 Free), Cameron Hetzel (100 Breast), 200 Medley Relay (Mojica, Hetzel, Kanon White, Tyler Williams), 200 Free Relay (Seth Hannah, Alex Pyevich, Ethan Dobbles, Nolan Filby), and the 400 Free Relay (Cody Popejoy, Christian Tygart, Hergert, Hetzel).

Next Meet:  Saturday-January 20, 2018     Panther Invite     @ UTHS

Diving:  8:30 am     Swimming:    1:00 pm

Panthers JV 2nd at Rock Island JV Invite

The UTHS Panther boys JV Swim Team finished in 2nd place, only ten points out of first, at the 6 team Rock Island JV Invite.  The Panthers totaled 473 points to Moline’s 483.  Top six finishes for the Panthers were:  Kade Morse (200 Free-1st), Grant Diekman (200 Free-5th, 500 Free-6th), Aidan Zoller (200 IM-4th), Jared Weese (100 Fly-2nd), Ethan Hergert (100 Fly-5th), Christian Tygart (100 Free-4th), Tajaun Stacy (500 Free-2nd), Ethan Hergert (500 Free-3rd), Tyler Williams (500 Free-4th), Ryan Hannah (100 Back-3rd), Jacob Finley (100 Breast-3rd), Cameron Hetzel (100 Breast-4th), 200 Medley Relay A (Hergert, Finley, Weese, Morse-3rd), 200 Medley Relay B (Isaac Mojica, Hetzel, Tygart, Cody Popejoy-4th), 200 Free Relay A (Hannah, Tygart, Mojica, Williams-3rd), 200 Free Relay B (Zoller, Weese, Finley, Seth Hannah-4th), 400 Free Relay A (Weese, Zoller, Morse, Ryan Hannah-2nd), and the 400 Free Relay B (Stacy, Hergert, Williams, Seth Hannah-5th).

Next Meet:  Tuesday-January 16, 2018  vs Davenport Central @ UTHS   5:00 pm

Panthers Win Richwoods Triangular

The UTHS Boys Swim Team travelled to Peoria Richwoods over the Christmas Break and came away with a win as they won the Richwoods Triangular outpointing host Richwoods by a 936-925 score. Normal Community came in third with a score of 703. Leading the way for the Panthers with top 8 finishes were: Jacob Sommer (200 Free-6th-2:08.62, 100 Free-6th-56.79), Kade Morse (200 IM-6th-2:28.27, 100 Free-7th-58.88), Jacob Finley (200 IM-7th-2:30.67100 Breast-7th-1:19.63), Steven Pyevich (200 IM-8th-2:33.05, 100 Breast-4th-1:14.06), Jacob Johnson (50 free-3rd-24.31, 100 Back-2nd-59.29), Jakob Lybarger (50 free-5th-24.82, 100 Fly-4th-1:01.20), Ethan Filby (50 free-8th-26.16, 100 Free-8th-58.97), Keith Richardson 9diving-2nd-168.05), Cameron Greenwood (Diving-5th-132.55), Elliot Witherspoon (Diving-6th-111.85), Aydin Copas (Diving-7th-95.05), Tanner Earl (Diving-8th-92.55), Daniel Lopez (100 Fly-6th-1:08.07, 100 Back-5th-1:15.15), Cole Stevens (100 Fly-7th-1:10.06), Ryan Hannah (500 Free-5th-6:16.12), Aiden Zoller (500 Free-7th-6:25.33), Seth Hannah (500 Free-8th-6:26.58), Tajaun Stacy (100 Back-6th-1:16.30), Ethan Hergert (100 Back-8th-1:19.26), Cameron Hetzel (100 Breast-5th-1:17.33), Jared Weese (100 Breast-8th-1:19.92), 200 Medley A (Johnson, Pyevich, Lybarger, Sommer-3rd-1:50.86), 200 Medley Relay B (Lopez, Flemming, Morse, Stevens-5th-2:03.05), 200 Medley Relay C (Hergert, Finley, Weese, Filby-7th-2:08.11), 200 Medley Relay D (Stacy, Hetzel, Christian Tygart, Cody Popejoy-8th-2:11.44), 200 Free Relay A (Finley, Flemming, Pyevich, Weese-4th-1:53.31), 200 Free Relay B (Stacy, Hergert, Lopez, Seth Hannah-5th-1:56.11), 200 Free Relay C (Ethan Dobbles, Nolan Filby, Alex Pyevich, Jakob King-8th-2:12.51), 400 Free Relay A (Lybarger, Sommer, Filby, Johnson-4th-3:49.49), 400 Free Relay B (Stevens, Morse, Ryan Hannah, Tyler Williams-6th-4:05.25), and the 400 Free Relay C (Kanon White, Grant Diekman, Popejoy, Dobbles-8th-4:45.58).

Next Meet: Friday-January 5, 2018 @ UTHS @ 5:00 pm