Swimmers from Matthew Flinders Anglican College competed at the Independent Districts Schools Swimming Carnival last week with outstanding results. Overall, 33 swimmers from the College were selected to progress to the regional trials, the most from any independent district school. Both the Flinders Primary and Secondary School swim teams finished in second place. Many of the swimmers set new records.
Primary School Achievements
The Primary team rallied and persisted after being in fourth position earlier in the day. In the 12-Years age group, Georgia E was the overall Age Girls Champion and Holly P was the runner up. Archie B was third place overall in the 11-Years age group while Hugo F finished 2nd overall in the 9-Years boys.
Secondary School Achievements
The Flinders Secondary swim team also finished second. Age Champions were Ryan B, Jaime P, Lia-Belle W, Sienna H and Noah R.
New Records set by Flinders Students
The following new records were set by students and teams at Flinders: Flinders Primary School: Mixed 12-Years 200 Medley Relay Flinders Secondary School: Ryan B 13-Years Boys 200 Individual Medley, 50 & 100 Freestyle, 50 Breaststroke & 50 Butterfly Lia-Belle W 17-Years Girls 50 & 100 Freestyle, 50 Backstroke & 50 Butterfly Noah R 18-Years Boys 50 Backstroke & 50 Butterfly Sienna H 18-Years Girls 50m Breaststroke 13-Years Boys & 17+Years Girls 4 x 50m Medley Relay and 13-Years & 17+Years Mixed 6 x 50m Freestyle Relays Congratulations to all swimmers for giving their best and representing our College.