Congratulations to Leia & Ariel Grannis for their fantastic swims this past weekend at the KYCSL YMCA State Swim Championships!
Leia, in the 13-14 age division, earned 6 top 8 state individual finishes including a 1st and 2nd place state champion in the 200 yard breastroke and 100 breaststroke respectively. Leia also earned a zone cut in the 100 breaststroke.
Ariel, in the 11-12 year old age division, was the first place state champion in 5 events: the 50 yard butterfly, 100 yard butterfly, 100 yard freestyle, 50 yard backstroke, and 100 yard backstroke. She was also the 3rd place state champion in the 50 yard freestyle. Ariel also broke a 21 year old state meet record in the 50 yard butterfly and earned 5 zone cuts. Ariel earned the 11-12 year old High Point state meet winner!
Leia and Ariel were both members of the 200 yard freestyle and medley relays that were 4th place state champions.
Leia and Ariel's zone cuts have qualified them to swim in the YMCA Great Lakes Zones Swim Championships in Geneva, Ohio (near Cleveland) in 2 weeks where they will compete against the top swimmers from 5 states.