KENNEWICK – The Walla Walla High School Women’s Swim and Dive Team competed on Saturday, September 18 in the Mid Columbia Invitational at the Kenneth Serier Pool.
“It was cold and raining for most of the competition, but the student-athletes had incredibly positive attitudes and many of them set personal bests,” said Wa-Hi coach Nancy. Pink.
Four Blue Devil relay teams scored points for placing in the top 12.
The “A” team of Alana Miller, Ciera Griggs, Abi Guest and EmmaLynne Gonzales placed fourth in the 200 QN relay with a time of two minutes, 17.07 seconds. Team “B” – Audra Zanes, Viva Berkey, Tess Bottoms and Tila Davalos – placed 12th with a time of 2: 34.81.
The “A” team of Elliot Zanes, Davalos, Lindsay West and Guest placed 10th in the 200 free relay with a time of 2: 16.72.
The “A” team of Alana Miller, Audra Zanes, EmmaLynne Gonzales and Ciera Griggs placed seventh in the 400 freestyle relay with a time of 4:40.
Nine Blue Devils scored individually.
Miller was third in the 100 backstroke (1: 11.19) and sixth in the 200 IM.
Gonzales was fourth in the 50 freestyle (29.22) and sixth in the 100 freestyle (1: 05.62).
Griggs was fourth in the 100 breaststroke (1: 27.18) and 10th in the 100 freestyle (1: 06.75).
Berkey placed ninth in the 100 breaststroke (1: 29.15) and 11th in the 200 IM (2: 58.59).
Zanes placed ninth in the 500 freestyle (7: 05.31) and 12th in the 200 IM (3: 02.22).
Junior AnnMarie Hallan finished ninth in the diving event with a score of 88.80.
Sophomore Sophia Haugen placed ninth in the 100 butterfly (1: 27.31).
Bottoms placed 10th in the 100 butterfly (1: 27.47).
Zanes finished 12th in the diving event with a score of 73.65.
The next Blue Devils meet will be on Tuesday against Kamiakin and Richland.