Boys Swim & Dive Has Dominant Showing At Splash-n-Dash Meet

Boys Swim & Dive Has Dominant Showing At Splash-n-Dash Meet

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team hosted the 2022 Splash-n-Dash meet on Saturday (1/15/22).   All Upper Penninsula high school swimming and diving teams attended the event, that featured a series of short distance races with unlimited team entries in order to maximize participation in the meet.  Competing teams were Marquette, Gladstone, Houghton, Ishpeming-Negaunee, Kingsford, Rudyard, Sault Ste. Marie and Westwood.

Event Medalists from MSHS (Top-2 Relays; Top-3 Individual):

  • 1 Meter Diving – Hunter Symbal (1st Place); Ben Flynn (3rd Place)
  • 200 Medley Relay – Mason Doan, Colin VanderSchaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin (1st Place)
  • 100 IM – Liam McFarren (1st Place); Maverick Baldwin (3rd Place)
  • 50 Freestyle – Maverick Baldwin (1st Place)
  • 50 Butterfly – Colin VanderSchaaf (1st Place)
  • 50 Backstroke – Liam McFarren (1st Place); Mason Doan (3rd Place)
  • 50 Breaststroke – Colin VanderSchaaf (1st Place)
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Maverick Baldwin, Mason Doan, Colin VanderSchaaf, Liam McFarren (1st Place)

Click here for full meet results.

The MSHS Swim & Dive teams will be back in action on Wednesday, January 19, when they travel to Ishpeming-Negaunee for a dual meet starting at 4:00 p.m.

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Westwood, 140-20

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Westwood, 140-20

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team hosted Westwood in a dual meet yesterday (1/12/22) at the MSHS Natatorium.  The MSHS boys defeated the Patriots by a final score of 140-20.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Sevi Voigt, Liam McFarren, Alex Gooch, Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 Freestyle – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 200 IM – Sevi Voigt
  • 50 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 1 Meter Diving – Ben Flynn
  • 100 Butterfly – Alex Gooch
  • 100 Freestyle – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 500 Freestyle Liam McFarren
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Colin VanderSchaaf, Sevi Voigt, Alex Gooch, Maverick Baldwin
  • 100 BackstrokeAndon Buyarski
  • 100 Breaststroke – Jake Elzinga
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin, Liam Boland, Colin VanderSchaaf

Click here for full meet results.

The MSHS Swim & Dive teams will be back in action on Saturday, January 15, when they host the Marquette Splash-n-Dash Meet.  Diving will begin at 10:00 a.m. with swimming events having an estimated start time of 12:30 p.m.

MSHS Swim & Dive Takes Second At Saginaw Heritage Muzz Relays

MSHS Swim & Dive Takes Second At Saginaw Heritage Muzz Relays

Swimmers and divers from the MSHS Boys/Girls Swim & Dive teams traveled to compete in the highly competitive Muzz Relays that were hosted by Saginaw Heritage High School last Saturday (1/8/22).  MSHS placed second in the combined team scoring, two points behind first place DeWitt High School.

Team Results:

  1. DeWitt – 162
  2. Marquette – 160
  3. Saginaw Heritage – 108
  4. Sault Ste. Marie – 102
  5. Oscoda – 76
  6. Essexville Garber – 70
  7. Ogemaw Heights – 54
  8. Chesaning – 46

Top MSHS Performers:

  • Mixed 1-Meter DivingEvan Balko (2nd Place)
  • Mixed  800 Freestyle RelayTrevor Crandell, Grace Sobczak, Hannah Winn (3rd Place)
  • Mixed 200 Medley RelayAndrew King, Colin VanderSchaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin (1st Place)
  • Mixed 400 Freestyle RelayBobby Caron, Hannah Winn, Delaney Marchiol, Andon Buyarski (3rd Place)
  • Mixed 300 Medley RelayColin VanderSchaaf, Grace Sobczak, Liam McFarren (1st Place)
  • Mixed 300 Butterfly RelayDelaney Marchiol, Elena Henry, Alex Cooch, Sevi Voigt (2nd Place)
  • Mixed 300 Backstroke RelayAndrew King, Natalie Schetter, Elena Henry, Mason Doan (2nd Place)
  • Mixed 300 Breaststroke RelayKai Chouinard, Liam Boland, Maddie Wood, Kelsey Glover (2nd Place)
  • Mixed 400 Medley RelaySevi Voigt, Maija Talvensaari, Alex Gooch, Trevor Crandell (3rd Place)
  • Mixed 200 Freestyle RelayColin VanderSchaaf, Maverick Baldwin, Bobby Caron, Liam McFarren (1st Place)

Click here for full meet results.

The team will return to home action on Wednesday, January 12, when they host Westwood for a dual meet starting at 3:30 p.m.

Boys Swim & Dive Cruises Past Gladstone, 147-26

Boys Swim & Dive Cruises Past Gladstone, 147-26

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team hosted Gladstone in a dual meet today (12/20/21) at the MSHS Natatorium.  The MSHS boys defeated the Braves by a final score of 147-26.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Mason Doan, Colin VanderSchaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 Freestyle – Alex Gooch
  • 200 IM – Maverick Baldwin
  • 50 Freestyle – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 1 Meter Diving – Hunter Symbal
  • 100 Butterfly – Liam McFarren
  • 100 Freestyle – Bobby Caron
  • 500 Freestyle – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Maverick Baldwin, Alex Gooch, Kai Chouinard, Bobby Caron
  • 100 Backstroke – Liam McFarren
  • 100 Breaststroke – Maverick Baldwin
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Colin VanderSchaaf, Liam Boland, Mason Doan, Liam McFarren

Click here for full meet results.

The MSHS Swim & Dive teams will enjoy the holiday break before being back in action on Wednesday, January 5, when they travel to Ishpeming-Negaunee for a dual meet starting at 4:00 p.m.

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Houghton and Sault Ste. Marie In Home Triangular

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Houghton and Sault Ste. Marie In Home Triangular

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team won 11 events en route to placing first in a home triangular meet with Houghton and Sault Ste. Marie today (12/18/21).  The meet was held at the MSHS Pool.

Team Results:

  1. Marquette – 166
  2. Houghton – 104
  3. Sault Ste. Marie – 57

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Andrew King, Colin VanderSchaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 200 IM – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 50 Freestyle – Maverick Baldwin
  • 100 Butterfly – Alex Gooch
  • 100 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 500 Freestyle – Sevi Voigt
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Colin VanderSchaaf, Maverick Baldwin, Bobby Caron, Liam McFarren
  • 100 Backstroke – Andrew King
  • 100 Breaststroke – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Sevi Voigt, Alex Gooch, Andon Buyarski, Andrew King

Click here for full meet results.

The team will return to home action on Monday, December 20, when they host Gladstone for a dual meet starting at 3:30 p.m.

Boys Swim & Dive Earns Dual Meet Victory Over Rudyard

Boys Swim & Dive Earns Dual Meet Victory Over Rudyard

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team hosted Rudyard in a dual meet yesterday (12/14/21) at the MSHS Natatorium.  The MSHS boys defeated the Bulldogs by a final score of 129-31.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Mason Doan, Liam McFarren, Colin VanderSchaaf, Andrew King
  • 200 IM – Maverick Baldwin
  • 50 Freestyle – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 1 Meter Diving – Hunter Symbal
  • 100 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 500 Freestyle – Andrew King
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Colin VanderSchaaf, Maverick Baldwin, Mason Doan, Liam McFarren
  • 100 Backstroke – Sevi Voigt
  • 100 Breaststroke – Trevor Crandell
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Andrew King, Alex Gooch, Caden LaFayette, Trevor Crandell

Click here for full meet results.

The MSHS Swim & Dive teams will be back in action on Saturday, December 18, when they host both Houghton and Sault Ste. Marie in a triangular meet at the MSHS Natatorium starting at 11:00 a.m.

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Kingsford, 120-45

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Kingsford, 120-45

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team traveled to Kingsford yesterday (12/9/21) to take part in a dual meet.  The MSHS boys defeated the Flivvers in the meet by a final score of 120-45.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 200 IM – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 50 Freestyle – Maverick Baldwin
  • 100 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 500 Freestyle – Andon Buyarski
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Colin VanderSchaaf, Andrew King, Andon Buyarski, Liam McFarren
  • 100 Backstroke – Andrew King
  • 100 Breaststroke – Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Andon Buyarski, Quinn Kerekes, Mason Doan, Maverick Baldwin

Click here for full meet results.

The MSHS Swim & Dive teams will be back in action on Tuesday, December 14, when they host Rudyard for a meet beginning at 5:00 p.m. in the MSHS Natatorium.

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Manistique, 114-63

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Manistique, 114-63

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team traveled to Manistique yesterday (12/7/21) to take part in a dual meet.  The MSHS boys defeated the Emeralds in the meet by a final score of 114-63.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Freestyle – Chase Thomsen
  • 200 IM – Sevi Voigt
  • 1 Meter Diving – Hunter Symbal
  • 100 Freestyle – Ethan Bridges
  • 500 Freestyle – Sevi Voigt
  • 100 Breaststroke – Kai Chouinard
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Sevi Voigt, Caden LaFayette, Chase Thomsen, Trevor Crandell

Click here for full meet results.

The MSHS Swim & Dive teams will be back on the road tomorrow (Thursday, December 9), when they travel to Kingsford for a meet with the Flivvers.  That meet will get started at 5:00 p.m. EST.

Boys Swim & Dive Posts Strong Showing At Westwood Relays

Boys Swim & Dive Posts Strong Showing At Westwood Relays

On Saturday, December 4, the MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving Team traveled to West Ishpeming to take part in the Westwood Relays.  Other participating schools were Ishpeming-Negaunee, Kingsford and host Westwood.

The MSHS Boys claimed first place in seven of eight events on the day for an impressive showing.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Andrew King, Liam McFarren, Colin VanderSchaaf, Maverick Baldwin
  • 400 Freestyle RelaySevi Voigt, Quinn Kerekes, Andon Buyarski, Alex Gooch
  • 200 Backstroke RelayEthan Bridges, Edan Hautamaki, Chase Thomsen, Jack Sysko
  • 200 Butterfly RelayAlex Gooch, Kai Chouinard, Sevi Voigt, Liam McFarren
  • 200 Breaststroke RelayKai Chouinard, Liam Boland, Jake Elzinga, Sevi Voigt
  • Mixed 500 RelayCindy Duckwall, Maverick Baldwin, Grace Sobczak, Colin VanderSchaaf
  • 400 Medley RelayLiam McFarren, Quinn Kerekes, Andon Buyarski, Andrew King

Click here for full meet results.

The team will return to competition on Tuesday, December 7, when they travel to Manistique for a meet starting at 5:00 p.m.

2021 All-U.P. Boys Swim & Dive Teams Announced; MSHS With Nine Honored

2021 All-U.P. Boys Swim & Dive Teams Announced; MSHS With Nine Honored

Following a successful repeat as U.P.  Champions, the MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving Team was well represented on the All-Upper Peninsula Teams that were announced on Wednesday (March 17).

Overall, MSHS led the way with nine total team members receiving All-U.P. accolades.  Below is the full listing of award recipients.

2021 All-U.P. Boys Swimming & Diving Team

  • Co-Swimmer of the YearMorgan Burd – Sault Ste. Marie; Liam McFarren – Marquette  
  • Coach of the YearMilton Braga – Westwood
  • Swimmers:
    • Evan Arbic – Sault Ste. Marie
    • Maverick Baldwin – Marquette
    • Bobby Caron – Marquette
    • Mason Doan – Marquette
    • Davin Evans – Houghton
    • Alex Gooch – Marquette
    • Ty Haataja – Houghton
    • Andrew King – Marquette
    • Kallen Lawlor – Rudyard
    • Hobey Manson – Marquette
    • Jackson O’Connor – Marquette
    • Archer Olson – Houghton
    • Colin Vanderschaaf – Marquette
  • Divers:
    • Cameron Bauers – Sault Ste. Marie
    • Conner Habusta – Sault Ste. Marie
    • Quinn Aho – Houghton