LaFountaine and Diamond Named Most Valuable at Girls Swim Banquet

Juniors Brandi LaFountaine and Kendra Diamond were named as co-MVP’s at the UTHS Girls Swim Team Awards Banquet.  LaFountaine, UTHS’s only state qualifier finished 20th in the 100 Backstroke at the IHSA State Swim Meet.  LaFountaine was also the WB6 Champ in the 100 Backstroke for the third consecutive year.  Diamond was also a WB6 Champion in the 200 IM.  Both girls were UTHS top point earners over the season in dual meets and at invitationals.  Sophomore Mia Franks was named Most Improved as she improved dramatically in her 20 Free and 500 Free from last year.  Senior Kaisa Sommer was honored with the Captains Award for her leadership abilities through out the season.  Western Big Six First Team All Conference awards went to LaFountaine and Diamond.  Making the Daily Dispatch All-Metro Team were LaFountaine and Diamond.  Honorable mention went to Sommer and junior Ali Ogden.