Red Raiders News · Swimming WPIAL Qualifiers

Meet the boys that will be representing Uniontown at the WPIAL Championship held at Trees Hall on the campus of University of Pittsburgh February 27 and 28th.  Under the direction of new boys’ head coach Bill Grimes, the boys finished the section with a record of 4-3. The season  had a lot of great races, close finishes and close scores.

WPIAL swimmers have to meet qualifying time for each event they swim and can hit that mark in multiple events.   But can only swim two individual and two relays or one individual and three relays.

The following boys have qualified in individual events:

Alex Eitner – 50 free – time 23.72, 100 free – time 53.72

CJ Soltis – 200 individual medley – time 2:16.31, 100 fly – time 58.50.  CJ will be swimming the 100 fly at WPIALs

Dalton Grimes – 200 individual medley – time 2:15.71, 200 free – time 1:57.82, 100 free – time 53.54.  Dalton will be swimming the 200 and 100 free events at WPIALs

Leyton Maust, Andrea Ballcchino, Colby Voyten and Andrew Maher along with Grimes, Eitner, and Soltis hit the qualifying mark for the 200 medley, 200 free, and 400 free relays.

The boys 400 free relay is seeded 12th.

Good luck to the boys as they compete and represent their school.  Go Raiders!!!!

Last One, Fast One.