ROLESVILLE — The Granite Falls Gators finished the Tarheel Swimming Association (TSA) season with an overall record of 5-1 in dual meets (3-0 in their division). The Gators won the championship in their division for the third year in a row.
The season ended with the TSA championships July 26 at the Triangle Aquatics Center. Sixty swimmers competed in the championships, where the Gators finished 14th overall out of 55 teams.
At the TSA Championships, the following Gators achieved top-8 finishes:
•9-10 girls medley relay – Madison Powell, Camden Averette, MaKayla Ciancanelli, Nina Nugent (seventh).
•11-12 boys medley relay – Dylan Bauman, Josh Reeves, Evan Doherty, Connor Murdock (seventh).
•15-18 girls medley relay – Bree Smith, Haley Norris, Brie McGhee, Jordan Reeves (third).
•6&U boys free – Thomas Clayton (eighth).
•9-10 girls 25 free – MaKayla Ciancanelli (eighth).
•6&U girls 25 back – Amelia Odland (sixth).
•6&U girls 25 back – Isabella Ciancanelli (seventh).
•9-10 girls 25 fly – MaKayla Ciancanelli (third).
•9-10 girls free relay – Nina Nugent, Camden Averette, Katie Vierno, MaKayla Ciancanelli (seventh).
•15-18 boys 50 free – Gabe Nugent (eighth).
•15-18 girls 50 back – Brie McGhee (seventh).
•15-18 boys 50 breast – Gabe Nugent (second).
•11-12 girls free relay – Avalon Uvegas, Carolina Norris, Laurel Haines, Aynslee Grasso (sixth).