Lakewood Ranger Swim Team Relay Team
(Colman McGuan, Colin McMillan, Billy Chambers and Preston
They are coached by Jim Stacy, Gabrielle Kariotakis, Kelley
Knaack and Doreen O'Malley.
These swimmers had a stellar weekend at the LESI Age Group State
Championship meet held the weekend of March 7-9 at Cleveland
State University's Busbey Natatorium.
On Friday night, while swimming in lane 10, the LRST swimmers
placed first in the 200 free relay, setting a meet record of
1:35.61. Later that evening the team placed second in the
200 medley relay. The following day the LRST swimmers
placed second in the 400 medley relay. finally, to cap off
the successful weekend, the team of McGuan, McMillan, Chambers
and Polen placed first in the 400 free relay finishing with a
time of 3:30.47.
The competitive achievements of these swimmers are only part of
the memories they created this weekend. While at the meet,
each swimmer did what every swimmer knows they need to do to
succeed. They helped each other stay loose in between
events, acted on the advice of thier coaches and gave it
everything they had when it mattered most.