BCHS girls, boys swim teams post combined 3rd at district

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BCHS swimmers pose near a Bay City bus during their trip to Victoria for the District 27-5A Swimming and Diving Championships Jan. 24.

   BCHS boys and girls swimmers posted a third-place combined team score at the District 27-5A Swimming & Diving Championships in Victoria, Jan. 24.
   “We had some incredible time drops in this meet,” said Head Swim Coach Bob Button.
   “We were able to advance 11 individuals and five relays.
   “Our freshmen had to step up and help us on the varsity level and they did a great job,” Button added.
   Highlights included:

  •     Ashton Wallace (09) was the 27-5A Male Diver of the Year.
  •     Clare Button was the 27-5A Diving Coach of the Year.

   Button said the Region meet is in Sugar Land this weekend, with preliminaries Friday.  
   The top 16 finishers return Saturday for finals.
   “This was the largest team we’ve taken to the district meet in a decade. It’s loaded with young kids.  
   “Their improvement was tremendous. Other coaches commented on how much time they were dropping throughout the meet.

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