The Upper Dublin High School girls swimming team placed second in the District I championships last weekend. The team, comprising five swimmers and two divers, defated 35 other District I swimming teams, placing behind only North Penn, which has a much larger team.
The girls also qualified six althletes for next week’s State Championships at Bucknell University. Divers Corey Johnson and Kelly Toner led the group. The swimmers are Julia Rodriguez in the 200 IM and 100 butterfly; Sam Wheatley in the 200 IM; Casey O’Neill in the 200 freestyle and the relay team of Emily Houser, Sam Wheatley, Casey O’Neill and Julia Rodriguez in the 200 and 400 yard freestyle relay.
The 2012-13 PIAA Girls and Boys Swimming and Diving Championships start Tuesday, March 12 at Kinney Natatorium at Bucknell University.