Tigers swimming team

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Wharton High School’s Madison Evanicky competes in the Victoria ISD Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 11.

The Wharton Tigers swim team got in some good work in its final meet before district. The Tigers grabbed four top-five finishes at the Victoria ISD Invitational, Saturday, Jan. 11.

"The Wharton Tiger swim team is ready and is looking forward to competing at the district swim meet," Wharton Swim Coach Sara Wind said. 

The Tigers will head back to Victoria to take part in the district swim meet next Friday, Jan. 24. At the Invitational, the Tigers finished in seventh place overall. However, the girls took home fifth place, right behind Victoria and El Campo, who are both in Wharton's district. 

Wharton at the district meet last year was able to get all of their swimmers to advance to the regional meet. 


Event 1) Girls 200 Yard Medley Relay

Winning time (2:04.05)

5) Madeline Wind, Madison Evanicky, Mia Hamlin, Ashley Guajardo (2:18.96) WHAR

Event 3) Girls 200 Yard Freestyle

Winning time (1:59.13)

6) Ashley Guajardo WHAR (2:30.92) 13

15) Madeline Wind WHAR (3:04.50)

Event 5) Girls 200 Yard IM

Winning time (2:20.33)

7) Mia Hamlin WHAR (2:50.39)

Event 7) Girls 50 Yard Freestyle

Winning time (25.70)

15) Madison Evanicky WHAR (30.33)

Event 8) Boys 50 Yard Freestyle

Winning time (22.52)

10) Christopher Aguilar WHAR (26.34)

13) Andrew Howell WHAR (27.01)

18) Gage Gaona WHAR (29.50)

Event 11) Girls 100 Yard Butterfly

Winning time (1:00.87)

6) Mia Hamlin WHAR (1:13.11)

Event 14) Boys 100 Yard Freestyle

Winning time (49.07)

11) Andrew Howell WHAR (1:03.29)

17) Christopher Aguilar WHAR (1:06.00)

21) Gage Gaona WHAR (1:08.52)

Event 15) Girls 500 Yard Freestyle

Winning time (5:45.81)

4) Ashley Guajardo WHAR (6:51.21)

Event 17 Girls 200 Yard Freestyle Relay

Winning time (1:49.90)

3) Mia Hamlin, Madeline Wind, Madison Evanicky, Ashley Guajardo WHAR (2:00.19)

Event 19) Girls 100 Yard Backstroke

Winning time (1:03.00)

13) Madeline Wind WHAR (1:28.66)

Event 21) Girls 100 Yard Breaststroke

Winning time (1:13.07)

5) Madison Evanicky WHAR (1:27.25)

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