NHS swimmers end season

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Nevada Daily Mail

The Nevada Lady Tiger swim team completed their season at Springfield on Feb. 9-10, at the Southwest Missouri meet.

The qualifying races were on Feb. 9, with the top 18 swimmers in each division advancing to the finals Feb. 10.

The Lady Tigers had two relay teams and two individuals qualify for the finals.

Junior Lindsay Webb made the finals in two events, finishing 10th in the 100-yard breaststroke and 15th in the 50 freestyle.

Junior Abby Ruddick placed 16th in the 100 backstroke.

The 200 medley relay team of Webb, Ruddick, Melanie Messick and Jessica Davis placed ninth.

The same team finished 10th in the 200 freestyle relay,

All four swimmers ended the season on a high note, turning in their fastest times of the season at the final meet.

Claire Hissink, the lone senior on the squad, was unable to compete because of an illness.

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