Swimmers make a splash

Swimmers make a splash

Students Nikita Mawhirt (13) from Upper Swan and Georgia Truscott (16) from Maylands were the under-14 and under-17 champion girls for their individual performances.

Meanwhile, Emily Godin (14) from Middle Swan achieved runner up for the under-15 girls while Taylor Pickering (15) from Beechboro and Macie Bennetts (15) from Bassendean both placed third in the under-16 boys and under-16 girls.

After a solid five weeks of team preparation, La Salle College girls’ team swam strongly all day, placing them overall in second place.

The senior girls claimed the Senior Girls Shield, while the junior girls achieved an excellent result in third place.

Eight schools from as far away as Geraldton participated in the prestigious event.