Varsity Swimming · Swimming: Lady Raiders Place 2nd, Raiders Grab 3rd

North Forsyth hosted the 13th Annual Kickoff invitational on Saturday at the Cumming Aquatic Center. The Raiders had a great meet with 7 individual state qualifiers and 5 state qualifying relays. The meet started Friday night with diving, which included 3 top 5 finishes from Sydnee Etheridge (2nd), Anneliese Martin (3rd), and Ava Altman (4th). The team carried that momentum into the swimming portion on day 2. Below are the individuals & relays that qualified for state, as well as the overall scores:

Individual State Qualifiers: 

Owen Brubaker: 50 free & 100 free

Anna Cesario: 200 IM, 100 fly, & 100 free

Lilly Clark: 100 free

Logan Cornelison: 200 free, 50 free, & 100 fly

Abigail Hutcheson: 50 free & 100 back

Will Riley: 100 breast

Michael Rinaldi: 200 IM


Boys 200 Medley: Michael Rinaldi, Will Riley, Logan Cornelison, Owen Brubaker

Girls 200 Medley: Lilly Clark, Gracie Runion, Anna Cesario, Bella Landis

Boys 200 Free: Logan Cornelison, Caden Goudy, Will Riley, Owen Brubaker

Girls 200 Free: Gracie Runion, Carys Rountree, Bella Landis, Abigail Hutcheson

Girls 400 Free: Anna Cesario, Carys Rountree, Lilly Clark, Abigail Hutcheson

Team Scores: 


West Forsyth- 109

Denmark- 53

North Forsyth- 40

Forsyth Central- 16


West Forsyth – 84

North Forsyth- 57

Denmark- 48

Forsyth Central- 33

The next meet for the Raiders is Saturday (11/14) at Tallulah Falls starting at 9:00 am.