LaFountaine Qualifies for State Meet, Panthers 6th at IHSA Sectional

Having their best meet of the year, and building on their Conference Meet result, the UTHS Panther Girls had a very successful IHSA Sectional Swim Meet at the UTHS Swim Pool.  The Panthers finished tied for 6th place in the 15 team field won by Dunlap High School.  Brandi LaFountaine punched her ticket to the IHSA State Swim Meet, swimming under the state qualifying time in the 100 Backstroke with a lifetime best time of 57.54.  Top six finishers for the Panthers were:  LaFountaine (50 Free-5th-25.50, 100 Back-2nd-57.54), Kendra Diamond (200 IM-5th-2:17.01, 500 Free-4th-5:25.54), and the 200 Medley Relay (LaFountaine, Ali Ogden, Kaisa Sommer, Diamond-4th-1:56.37).

Next Meet:  IHSA State Swim Meet @ New trier High School

Pre-Lims:  Friday-November 17, 2017    3:30 pm

Finals:  Saturday-November 18, 2017     11:00 am