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
Boys Swim & Dive Wins Second Consecutive MHSAA U.P. State Championship

Boys Swim & Dive Wins Second Consecutive MHSAA U.P. State Championship

At this weekend’s U.P. Swimming & Diving Finals (March 12-13), the MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving Team finished its dominating season in appropriate fashion by taking first place and brining home their second consecutive U.P. Championship trophy.

Team Results:

  1. Marquette – 421 
  2. Houghton – 227
  3. Sault Ste. Marie – 170
  4. Kingsford – 107
  5. Manistique – 84
  6. Rudyard – 81
  7. Ishpeming-Negaunee – 70
  8. Westwood – 7

MSHS Medalists By Event (Top 6):

  • 200 Medley Relay
    • 1st PlaceAndrew King, Colin Vanderschaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin 
  • 200 Freestyle
    • 1st Place – Liam McFarren
    • 4th Place – Andrew King
    • 5th Place – Alex Gooch
  • 200 IM
    • 2nd Place – Jackson O’Connor
    • 3rd Place – Caden LaFayette
    • 4th Place – Andon Buyarski
  • 50 Freestyle
    • 2nd Place – Hobey Manson
    • 3rd Place – Maverick Baldwin
    • 5th Place – Bobby Caron
  • 1 Meter Diving
    • 5th Place – Ben Flynn
    • 6th Place – Hunter Symbal
  • 100 Butterfly
    • 1st Place – Liam McFarren
    • 2nd Place – Caden LaFayette
    • 3rd Place – Alex Gooch
  • 100 Freestyle
    • 1st Place – Maverick Baldwin
    • 2nd Place – Bobby Caron
    • 3rd Place – Hobey Manson
  • 500 Freestyle
    • 1st Place – Colin Vanderschaaf
    • 4th Place – Andon Buyarski
    • 5th Place – Mason Doan
  • 200 Freestyle Relay
    • 1st PlaceHobey Manson, Andrew King, Jackson O’Connor, Bobby Caron
  • 100 Backstroke
    • 2nd Place – Andrew King
    • 3rd Place – Mason Doan
    • 5th Place – Jackson O’Connor
  • 100 Breaststroke
    • 1st Place – Colin Vanderschaaf
    • 3rd Place – Kai Chouinard
    • 6th Place – Jake Elzinga
  • 400 Freestyle Relay
    • 1st PlaceLiam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin, Bobby Caron, Colin Vanderschaaf

Click here for full meet results from the 2021 U.P. Swimming and Diving Championships.

Congratulations to the team and our coaching staff (Head Coach Nate McFarren, Assistant Coach Kathy Foulks and Diving Coach Alex Bott) on this success as well as the effort that was put in by all to have a safe and enjoyable season!

A big thank you to Kathy Foulks for all of her dedication and hard work to help pull this meet off as well as the rest of our parents/volunteers who put in time to keep this the positive experience that it continues to be.  We can’t do it without your help and hard work!

Media Coverage for 2021 U.P. Swim & Dive Finals (March 12-13)

Media Coverage for 2021 U.P. Swim & Dive Finals (March 12-13)

Media coverage of this weekend’s U.P. Swimming & Diving Finals is available through the following means:

Live Video Stream:

A subscription to the NFHS Network is required to watch the live stream of MHSAA athletic events. To subscribe, visit our home page on the NFHS Network (https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/schools/marquette-senior-high-school-marquette-mi) or www.tinyurl.com/REDspn.

Then, click “Subscribe” in the upper right hand corner and indicate that you support Marquette Senior High School. When you support us, we receive a share of the revenue.

Subscriptions are $10.99/month or $69.99/year.  With each account, three computers may log on to the live stream concurrently.

No Spectators Reminder:

Due to the number of competing student-athletes and essential meet operations staff, as well as space limitations within the MSHS Pool, no spectators are able to be permitted at the 2021 U.P. Swimming & Diving Finals.

Heat Sheets:

Boys Swim & Dive Has Strong Showing In Dual Meet Win At Kingsford

Boys Swim & Dive Has Strong Showing In Dual Meet Win At Kingsford

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team traveled to Kingsford today (March 2) to take part in a dual meet.  The MSHS boys defeated the Flivvers in the meet by a final score of 123-30.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Andrew King, Colin Vanderschaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 Freestyle – Colin Vanderschaaf
  • 200 IM – Andrew King
  • 50 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 100 Butterfly – Liam McFarren
  • 100 Freestyle – Colin Vanderschaaf
  • 500 Freestyle – Andrew King
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Hobey Manson, Bobby Caron, Alex Gooch, Maverick Baldwin
  • 100 Backstroke – Jackson O’Connor
  • 100 Breaststroke – Kai Chouinard
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Liam McFarren, Andrew King, Bobby Caron, Colin Vanderschaaf

Click here for full meet results.

Today’s meet marked the last regular season meet of the 2021 season.  The team will now turn its attention to preparing for the U.P. Swimming & Diving Finals that will be held in Marquette on March 12-13.

Boys Swim & Dive Gets Dual Meet Win Over Westwood

Boys Swim & Dive Gets Dual Meet Win Over Westwood

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team traveled up the hill to West Ishpeming yesterday (February 24) to take part in a dual meet at Westwood High School.  The MSHS boys defeated the Patriots in the competition.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Andrew King, Colin Vanderschaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 Freestyle – Andrew King
  • 200 IM – Andon Buyarski
  • 50 Freestyle – Colin Vanderschaaf
  • 1 Meter Diving – Ben Flynn
  • 100 Butterfly – Alex Gooch
  • 100 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 500 Freestyle – Colin Vanderschaaf
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Liam McFarren, Bobby Caron, Alex Gooch, Maverick Baldwin
  • 100 Backstroke – Mason Doan
  • 100 Breaststroke – Liam McFarren
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Colin Vanderschaaf, Andrew King, Hobey Manson, Bobby Caron

Click here for full meet results.

The team will be back in action for its regular season finale on Tuesday, March 2, when they travel to Kingsford for a dual meet starting at 5:00 p.m. EST.

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Manistique, 98-58

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Manistique, 98-58

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team traveled to Manistique yesterday (February 22) to take part in a dual meet.  The MSHS boys defeated the Emeralds in the meet by a final score of 98-58.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Quinn Kerekes, Kai Chouinard, Caden LaFayette, Keaton Ansell
  • 200 IM – Andon Buyarski
  • 1 Meter Diving – Ben Flynn
  • 100 Butterfly – Kai Chouinard
  • 100 Freestyle – Quinn Kerekes
  • 500 Freestyle – Caden LaFayette
  • 100 Backstroke – Andon Buyarski
  • 100 Breaststroke – Kai Chouinard

Click here for full meet results.

The team will be back on the road on Wednesday, February 24, when they travel to Westwood for a dual meet starting at 4:00 p.m.

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Rudyard

Boys Swim & Dive Defeats Rudyard

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team defeated Rudyard today (2/16/21) in a dual meet held at the MSHS pool.  The MSHS boys topped Rudyard in the meet by a final score of 135-29.

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Andrew King, Colin Vanderschaaf, Liam McFarren, Bobby Caron
  • 200 Freestyle – Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 IM – Jackson O’Connor
  • 1 Meter Diving – Ben Flynn
  • 100 Butterfly – Colin Vanderschaaf
  • 100 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 500 Freestyle – Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Colin Vanderschaaf, Liam McFarren, Hobey Manson, Maverick Baldwin
  • 100 Backstroke – Andrew King
  • 100 Breaststroke – Hobey Manson
  • 400 Freestyle Relay – Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin, Bobby Caron, Colin Vanderschaaf

Click here for full meet results.

The team will now enjoy the rest of the week to train before traveling to Manistique for a dual meet next Monday, February 22.  That event has an 3:30 p.m. start time.

Video Stream Information for 2/16/21 Swimming & Diving vs. Rudyard

Video Stream Information for 2/16/21 Swimming & Diving vs. Rudyard

Today’s swimming & diving dual meet vs. Rudyard (3:00 p.m. diving; 4:30 p.m. swimming) can be viewed on live video stream at these links:

A subscription to the NFHS Network is required to watch the live stream of MHSAA athletic events. To subscribe, visit our home page on the NFHS Network (https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/schools/marquette-senior-high-school-marquette-mi) or www.tinyurl.com/REDspn.

Then, click “Subscribe” in the upper right hand corner and indicate that you support Marquette Senior High School. When you support us, we receive a share of the revenue.

Subscriptions are $10.99/month or $69.99/year.  With each account, three computers may log on to the live stream concurrently.

Heat Sheets/Order of Events:

Boys Swim & Dive Takes First at Home Triangular Meet

Boys Swim & Dive Takes First at Home Triangular Meet

The MSHS Boys Swimming & Diving team won seven events en route to placing first in a home triangular meet with Houghton and Sault Ste. Marie today (2/13/21).  The meet was held at the MSHS Pool.

Team Results:

  1. Marquette – 149
  2. Houghton – 93
  3. Sault Ste. Marie – 81

Event Winners:

  • 200 Medley Relay – Quinn Kerekes, Colin Vanderschaaf, Liam McFarren, Maverick Baldwin
  • 200 Freestyle – Liam McFarren
  • 200 IM – Colin Vanderschaaf
  • 100 Butterfly – Liam McFarren
  • 100 Freestyle – Maverick Baldwin
  • 500 Freestyle – Colin Vanderschaaf
  • 200 Freestyle Relay – Liam McFarren, Bobby Caron, Maverick Baldwin, Colin Vanderschaaf

Click here for full meet results.

The team will return to home action on Tuesday, February 16, when they host Rudyard for a dual meet starting at 4:30 p.m.

Video Stream Information for 2/13/21 Swimming & Diving vs. Houghton/Sault Ste. Marie

Video Stream Information for 2/13/21 Swimming & Diving vs. Houghton/Sault Ste. Marie

Tomorrow’s swimming & diving triangular meet vs. Houghton and Sault Ste. Marie (11:00 a.m.) can be viewed on live video stream at these links:

A subscription to the NFHS Network is required to watch the live stream of MHSAA athletic events. To subscribe, visit our home page on the NFHS Network (https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/schools/marquette-senior-high-school-marquette-mi) or www.tinyurl.com/REDspn.

Then, click “Subscribe” in the upper right hand corner and indicate that you support Marquette Senior High School. When you support us, we receive a share of the revenue.

Subscriptions are $10.99/month or $69.99/year.  With each account, three computers may log on to the live stream concurrently.

Heat Sheets/Order of Events: