BAC 2nd in Short Course meet

2012-03-04T16:14:00Z 2012-03-06T22:40:09Z BAC 2nd in Short Course meet The Billings Gazette
March 04, 2012 4:14 pm

The Billings Aquatic Club Stingrays of Billings finished second in both the boys and girls divisions at the Montana State Short Course Championships in Butte.

Bozeman won both team titles.

Six of the 54 BAC swimmers won individual championships, and those six combined to win a remarkable 34 titles.

Chandler Crowe (boys 17-over) swept the backstroke races -- setting a state record in the 50 backstroke -- and also won the 50 and 100 butterfly and 200 IM.

Jenna Marsh (girls 15-16) won the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle, 50 butterfly and joined Linnaya Luoma, Kya Sorli and Sophie Malin to win the 200 freestyle relay. Marsh broke her own state record in the 50 butterfly with a time of 25.53 seconds.

Matt Wehr (boys 15-16) won all three butterfly races as well as the 50 freestyle, 200 IM and 100 backstroke. Pierce Oja (boys 15-16) swept all three breaststroke races.

Ean Pearson (boys 11-12) won the 50 and 100 freestyle, 100 and 200 IM and 50 butterfly.

Ethan Harder (boys 11-12) won the 500, 1,000 and 1,650 freestyle, and Pearson and Harder joined Jack Leuthold and Bryn Sorli to dominate the 11-12 boys relays. 

Julia McMullen (girls 8-under) won the 100-yard IM, 25 breaststroke, 50 butterfly and 25 butterfly.

The Stingrays are coached by Brenden Smith, Amanda Neuman, Lindsay Robb, Jessica Knote and Lucy Kramer.

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