(the following is a news release given to us from the La Junta TigerSharks parents)
Description: Tigersharks prevail by winning State Spirit Award, having two State Champion 10 & Under Relay teams, three individual State Champions, and placing 3 rd overall in medium teams.
The La Junta Tigersharks Swim Team left the State Championships with many awards for valley families.
The team has worked incredibly hard preparing for this meet with swimmers beginning practice in April of this year.
Some highlights from the State Championships are:
Duncan Balicki becoming the Men’s 15-18 500 Freestyle State Champion.
Sloane Lockhart becoming the Girls 7-8 25 Breast State Champion.
Ryleigh Paugh becoming the Girls 9-10 50 Fly, 50 Free, and 200 IM State Champion.
Girls 10 & Under 200 Free Relay State Champions (pic same as above)
(Leila Berg, Ashleigh Jackson, Reagan Goodwin, Ryleigh Paugh)