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Silsbee swim team competes at BISD Sprint Meet

NOVEMBER 18, 2019 – Silsbee High School swimming competed at the BISD Sprint Meet held at the BISD Natatorium on Saturday.

Senior Will Fontaine was the top finisher for Silsbee after he earned a second-place finish in the 100-yard Backstroke. He also finished seventh in the 100-yard Freestyle.

Swim team with winning ribbons.

Emma Scott-Wellman finished fifth in the 200-yard Freestyle and eighth in the 100-yard Backstroke.

Lauren Scott-Wellman finished seventh in the 100-yard Backstroke and 10th in the 100-yard Freestyle.

Isabella Merritt finished seventh in the 100-yard Breaststroke shaving off nine seconds from her personal best in the event. Merritt also finished 17th in the 50-yard Freestyle.

Silsbee swim team’s next competition will be at the Alief Swim and Dive Open Invitational to be held at the Alief ISD Steven L. Ness Natatorium.

Backstroke swimmers

Will Fontaine Backstroke

Isabella Merritt breaststroke

Swimmers pose in the pool

PHOTOS BY SWIMMING COACH LEAH FONTAINE