HYDE, Pa. – Clearfield swept the boys’ and girls’ District 9 swimming and diving championships Friday and Saturday taking home titles in both.
The Bison men won with 356 points, 57 ahead of second-place DuBois, while the Clearfield women won with 367 points well ahead of second-place Brookville, who scored 288.
Leif Hoffman won two of the three individual titles for Clearfield’s boys with Mason Marshall taking home an individual championship as well and the 200-yard medley relay team also winning gold. That was in addition to Keegan MacDonald, who won the 1-meter diving title Friday.
For the Clearfield girls, Emma Quick, Danielle Cline, and Jose Narehood each won individual titles, while the 400-yard freestyle relay team also won a title. That was in addition to Rylie Charles, who won the 1-meter diving title Friday.
The Moniteau girls had the most individual titles with four, while the DuBois boys tied Clearfield with three individual winners and had two relay champions.
Hoffman won the 200-yard IM in a time of 2:01.47 and the 500-yard freestyle in a time of 4:49.84. Marshall took home the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 1:06.24.
The Clearfield 200-yard medley also won in a time of 1:43.12.
Quick was victorious in the 200-yard IM in a time of 2:28.60, Cline won the 100-yard butterfly in a time of 1:06.64, and Narehood won the 500-yard freestyle in a time of 5:50.42 and the 400-yard freestyle relay team also took home gold in a time of 4:01.04.
Moniteau’s four titles on the girls’ came from Katelyn Reott in the 50-yard freestyle in a time of 24.97 – her sister Sydney was second in a time of 28.71 – and in the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 1:09.90 and Baily Trettel in the 100-yard freestyle in a time of 54.62 and the 100-yard backstroke in a time of 59.15.
Brookville girls’ titles came from Emma Fiscus in the 200-yard freestyle (2:08.45). The Lady Raiders also won the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:47.70).
DuBois’ boys’ titles came from Isaac Wayne in the 200-yard freestyle (1:48.69), Tucker Fenstermacher in the 50-yard freestyle (21.73), and Joda Fenstermacher in the 100-yard breaststroke (57.70). The Beavers also won the 200-yard freestyle relay in a time of 1:31.18 and the 400-yard freestyle in a time of 3:21.09.
Brookville boys’ titles came from Calvin Doolittle in the 100-yard butterfly (54.87) and Patrick Young, a North Clarion student swimming in a co-op, in a time of 48.86 after DuBois’ Tucker Fenstermacher was disqualified because of a false start.