Girls Varsity Swimming · Girls Varsity Swimming finishes 2nd place at County Kick-off Meet

  Place Points
Monacan High School 1st 488
Cosby High School 2nd 459
James River High School 3rd 342
Clover Hill High School 4th 292
Midlothian High School 5th 245
Manchester High School 6th 149
Thomas Dale High School 7th 118
Matoaca High School 8th 68
Lloyd C Bird High School 9th 4

The Cosby girls kicked off the season, securing 2nd place at the County Kick-off Meet despite missing several key team members. Lauren Shoemaker (SR) swam a Regional qualifying time in the 200 free with a 1:57.61, and Cynthia Huang (FR) swam a Regional qualifying time in the 100 fly with a 59.45. This time was also a new team record! The 400 free relay of Lauren Shoemaker (SR), Sophia Barrett (FR), Grace Clemens (SO) and Kylie Thompson (SO) also swam a Regional qualifying cut with a 3:44.79.

Top eight finishes are as follows:

200 medley relay: 2nd Grace Clemens (SO), Abigail Stephens (SR), Cynthia Huang (FR), Anna Watson (JR)

200 free: 2nd Lauren Shoemaker (SR), 6th Gracie Lee (FR)

200 IM: 3rd Cynthia Huang (FR), 4th Anna Watson (JR)

50 free: 2nd Kylie Thompson (SO), 3rd Grace Clemens (SO), 8th Sophia Barrett (FR)

100 fly: 3rd Cynthia Huang (FR), 4th Lauren Shoemaker (SR)

100 free: 2nd Kylie Thompson (SO), 4th Anna Watson (JR)

500 free: 8th Madeline Corbett (JR)

200 free relay: 2nd Lauren Shoemaker (SR), Sophia Barrett (FR), Grace Clemens (SO), Kylie Thompson (SO)

100 back: 4th Grace Clemens, 8th Ava Tarabocchia (FR)

100 breast: 6th Abigail Stephens (SR), Alexandra Cramer (FR)

400 free relay: 1st Lauren Shoemaker (SR), Cynthia Huang (FR), Anna Watson (JR), Kylie Thompson (SO), 6th Sophia Barrett (FR), Brooke Mellon (FR), Katherine Lee (FR), Abigail Stephens (SR)

The Cosby girls look to be a contender for a top finish in the County as well as at Class 6 Regionals. With a strong freshman class, and key returning seniors, juniors and sophomores, the Cosby girls team is looking strong.