Arnold High School Wins 16 of 24 Events At Bay County Championship; A Deeper Mosley Wins In Points
By Annette Gobel
PANAMA CITY BEACH — The Bay County Championship swim & dive meet was held this week at the Panama City Beach Aquatic Center featuring Arnold, Bay, Mosley, North Bay Haven and Rutherford high schools. Arnold High School won 16 of 24 events, yet placed second overall in points to a deeper Mosley team. North Bay Haven finished third, followed by Bay and Rutherford.
Arnold High School dominated the relays, winning five of the six contests. Bay County champion relay teams are as follows:
• 200 Medley Relay – Arnold girls (Maddie Campbell, Kari Troia, Hannah Retherford, Kalanne Krause) in 1:55.42; Arnold boys (Alex Phlegar, Chad McGuire, Keenan Williams, Nico Gobel) in 1:41.53.
• 200 Freestyle Relay – Mosley girls (Haley Davenport, Sumerau Toole, Elizabeth Fisher, Amelia Talkington) in 1:47.34; Arnold boys (Cole Tillman, Nathan Schoppe, James Overman, Keenan Williams) in 1:35.50.
• 400 Freestyle Relay – Arnold girls (Kalanne Krause, Kari Troia, Maddie Campbell, Hannah Retherford) in 3:46.17; Arnold boys (Chad, McGuire, Cole Tillman, Alex Phlegar, Nico Gobel) in 3:23.54.
Individual event 2015 Bay County champions are as follows:
• 50 Freestyle – Kalanne Krause (Arnold) in 26.30. Shane Williams (Mosley) in 22.50.
• 100 Freestyle – Amelia Talkington (Mosley) in 53.14; Shane Williams (Mosley) in 50.24.
• 200 Freestyle – Amelia Talkington (Mosley) in 1:56.64; Nico Gobel (Arnold) in 1:53.09.
• 500 Freestyle – Maddie Campbell (Arnold) in 5:29.74; Nico Gobel (Arnold) in 5:00.52.
• 100 Backstroke – Hannah Retherford (Arnold) in 58.93; Alex Phlegar (Arnold) in 55.75.
• 100 Breaststroke – Alyssa Hurst (Bay) in 1:10.63; Chad McGuire (Arnold) in 1:00.37.
• 100 Butterfly – Hannah Retherford (Arnold) in 58.76; Logan Flitcraft (Mosley) in 55.06.
• 200 IM – Alyssa Hurst (Bay) in 2:20.11; Chad McGuire (Arnold) in 2:00.79.
In diving, Arnold High School swept both the boys and girls competitions. Senior Carson Bronnenberg took first for the girls, and junior Hunter McCarter took first for the boys.
See complete results below: