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Girls Varsity Swimming · Grand Rapids Christian High School Girls Varsity Swimming finishes 9th place

Saturday, November 19, 2016

12:00 AM





Meet Recap

The Eagles’ finished off their 2016 season with a 9th place finish at the 2016 MHSAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships. The Eagles had several outstanding performances on both Friday and Saturday. The Eagle team of Claire Sytsma, Anna Haaksma, Jenna Oezer and Claire Zwiers started out the meet on Saturday with a bang by finishing in 8th place with a season best time of 1:52.04. Following the relay, senior Jenna Oezer touched the wall in 13th place in the 50 freestyle with a time of 25.10. On the boards, senior Ashten Busscher finished her career as an Eagle diver by jumping from her 11th place spot after 8 dives on Friday to the podium in 8th place on Saturday with a final score of 361.30. This 8th place finish gave Busscher All-State honors!  Following the diving competition, Oezer touched the wall again in 13th place in the 100 butterfly with a time of 59.78. In the second relay of the day, the 200 freestyle relay team of Oezer, Erica Stinton, Haaksma and Zwiers touched the wall in a season-best time of 1:40.06, placing 5th overall. Finishing up the meet, sophomore Anna Haaksma placed 12th in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:10.67, followed by a 10th place finish from the 400 freestyle relay team of Stinton, Mary Grace Doyle, Emily Schellenboom and Brooke Elzinga with a season-best time of 3:41.46.


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Grand Rapids Christian High School