Boys Varsity Swimming, Girls Varsity Swimming · Swimming and Diving Season Recap


On March 14, the Franklin Central Swimming and Diving team wrapped up their season with their annual awards night. Several team awards were passed out, first time letterwinners were announced, and Senior swimming and diving members were recognized for their four years of commitment to this program. Below is a full recap of the 2018-2019 season along with award winners from awards night.

 

Team Awards

MVP – Rachel Schiffli (14-2 record in both 50 Free and 100 Fly races through state championship, owner of 7 of the 12 FCHS school records); Nathan Boomershine (new school record in 50 Free and 100 Backstroke)

Mental Attitude – Lily Habegger + Carley Divish; Alex Dafforn

Swimming High Point – Rachel Schiffli; Nathan Boomershine

Diving High Point – Carley Divish; Kelly McKinney

Most Improved – Sophi Keck; Parker Montgomery

Rookie of the Year – Ava Habegger; Liam Murray

Hammer Down – Maddy Simpson

1st Time Varsity Letter – Sophi Keck, Kierstyn McKibben, Kendall Boardman, Megan Caffey, Ava Habegger, Maia Kachler, Amanda Kincaid, Elizabeth White, Kelly McKinney, Garrett Kidd, Liam Murray, Hung Tran, Tyce Treadway

Class of 2022
Class of 2021
Class of 2020
Class of 2019

 

2018-2019 Season Recap

Girls Swimming and Diving

8-2 Dual Meet Record

Marion County Team Champions – 1st championship title in school history (County, Conference, or Sectional)

Four Marion County Event Winners

  • 200 Medley Relay – Abby McCormick, Regan Schiffli, Rachel Schiffli, Kathryn Matthies (1:48.92 – new Marion County Record)
  • 50 Freestyle – Rachel Schiffli (23.96 – new Marion County Record)
  • 100 Butterfly – Rachel Schiffli (57.33)
  • 400 Free Relay – Abbe Hershberger, Kathryn Matthies, Regan Schiffli, Rachel Schiffli (3:39.61)

7th – Hoosier Crossroads Conference Championship

  • Rachel Schiffli – HCC Champion 50 Freestyle

Sectional Runner-up

  • Rachel Schiffli – Sectional Champion 50 Freestyle + 100 Butterfly (new sectional record – 55.05)

22nd – IHSAA State Championship

  • Rachel Schiffli – 7th place 50 Freestyle; 9th place 100 Butterfly
  • 200 Medley Relay – 19th place
  • 400 Free Relay – 17th place

IHSAA State Championship Mental Attitude Award – Rachel Schiffli (Award recap found here)

7 new school records

  • 200 Individual Medley – Rachel Schiffli (2:12.57)
  • 50 Freestyle – Rachel Schiffli (23.40)
  • 100 Butterfly – Rachel Schiffli (55.05)
  • 100 Freestyle – Rachel Schiffli (51.89)
  • 200 Free Relay – Regan Schiffli, Abbe Hershberger, Kathryn Matthies, Rachel Schiffli (1:41.69)
  • 100 Breaststroke – Regan Schiffli (1:06.85)
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Regan Schiffli, Elizabeth White, Abbe Hershberger, Rachel Schiffli (3:35.59)

 

Boys Swimming and Diving

4-6 Dual Meet Record

Marion County Runner-up

Four Marion County Event Winners

  • 200 Medley Relay – Nathan Boomershine, Alex Schreiner, Joe Brabender, Tuan Tran
  • 200 Individual Medley – Joe Brabender
  • 50 Freestyle – Nathan Boomershine
  • 100 Backstroke – Nathan Boomershine

8th – Hoosier Crossroads Conference Championship

  • Nathan Boomershine – HCC Champion 100 Backstroke

Sectional Runner-up

  • Nathan Boomershine – Sectional Champion 100 Backstroke
  • Joe Brabender – Sectional Champion 200 Individual Medley

36th – IHSAA State Championship

  • Nathan Boomershine – 10th place 50 Freestyle; 14th place 100 Backstroke
  • 200 Medley Relay – 25th place
  • Joe Brabender – 26th place 200 IM

4 new school records

  • 200 Medley Relay – Nathan Boomershine, Alex Schreiner, Joe Brabender, Tuan Tran (1:38.19)
  • 50 Freestyle – Nathan Boomershine (21.00)
  • 100 Backstroke – Nathan Boomershine (51.26)
  • 100 Breaststroke – Joe Brabender (1:01.21)