MP freshman places 3rd in swim meet

This past weekend the Mount Pleasant swim team traveled to Tyler for a meet. It was their first of the year.

Several large area schools brought teams.

In the team events, the girls relay placed 8th in both the 200 yard Freestyle Relay and the 200 Medley Relay. The relay team consisted of Lily Grace Jones, Anna Elliott, Makayla Houchin, and Isabella Greco.

The highlight of the day would be freshman Ryan Sharp placing 3rd in the 100 yard Butterfly with a time of 59.28 and 4th in the 100 yard Back Stroke with a time of 1:02.94.

Also placing for the Mount Pleasant swim team was another freshman, Isabella Greco, placing 12th in the 100 yard Freestyle and 16th in the 50 yard Freestyle.

Rounding out the Tiger swim team placings were Ty Hearron, placing 12th in the 50 yard Freestyle; Makayla Houchin placed 9th in the 100 yard Breaststroke and 11th in the 100 Freestyle. Anna Elliott and Lily Grace Jones placed 13th and 14th, respectively, in the 100 yard Breaststroke.

Head Coach Echo Johnson said, ‘It was a great meet, all the swimmers improved on their times.’

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