The Girls Swim and Dive team took First over all at the 4th annual West Valley Invitational. The scores are the boys and girls combined for this event and Verrado has FINALLY won their home hosted invitational this year! Congratulations to the girls for an amazing finish. Great job to Megan Ludka and Amanda Angelovic for their 2nd and 3rd place finish in the diving competition. HUGE congratulations to Jordan Argano for her 244.35 score and is now qualified for the State dive qualifier later this month. Senior and dive captain Sydney Eccles is also attending. This is the first year the entire girls dive team has qualified. Great Job ladies. Verrado girls swim team had some amazing finishes to help add to the team’s overall score. The 200 medley relay finished 3rd which consisted of Kennedy Eichler, Mia Taylor, Paloma Marolf and Kayla Samsing. Colleen O’Kane finished 4th in the 200 freestyle. Kennedy Eichler finished 2nd in the 200 IM. In the 50 freestyle verrado girls were a force with a 2nd place finish by Regan Moss, 4th place finish by Kayla Samsing and a 7th place finish by Kyra Taylor. The Verrado Girls dominated the 100 fly event taking 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 8th. Those finishers in order were Victoria Warrum, Taylor Mellon, Colleen O’Kane, and Paloma Marolf. Regan Moss had a great second event finishing 4th in the 100 freestyle. Taylor Mellon was the only Verrado girl in the 500 and she finished 4th. The girls 200 freestyle relay finished 2nd and consisted of Kyra Taylor, Colleen O’Kane, Taylor Mellon and Victoria Warrum. Kennedy Eichler and Kyra Taylor finished 3rd and 7th in the 100 backstroke. Victoria Warrum took 1st in the 100 breaststroke. Mia Taylor and Tiffany Clanin also swam the breaststroke and finished 5th and 7th. Verrado girls then finished 2nd in the 400 free relay which consisted of Taylor Mellon, Paloma Marolf, Colleen O’Kane and Victoria Warrum.
What a great invitational!!! Good Job ladies!