Woodward Academy’s boys swimming and diving team turned in yet another outstanding season.
The War Eagles finished with a 7-0 dual meet record and qualified 10 swimmers and one diver for the State Championships where, for the 2nd year in the row, the boys finished as AAAA/AAAAA State Runners-Up. In addition to the team’s outstanding overall finish, the boys broke five school records at the State Championships. The 200 Medley Relay team of Harrison Barnard, Jelani Durley, Jacob Willis, and Emanuel Abdul-Salaam finished 2nd with a new school record of 1:36.22. The 200 Free Relay team of Emanuel Abdul-Salaam, Jacob Willis, Trevor Muirhead, and Henry Nichols finished 2nd with a new school record of 1:26.88. The 400 Free Relay team of Harrison Barnard, Jacob Willis, Henry Nichols, and Emanuel Abdul-Salaam finished 2nd with a new school record of 3:11.17. Rounding out the record-breaking performances was Harrison Barnard, who finished 3rd in the 100 Backstroke with a new school record of 51.87 and then finished 4th in the 200 Freestyle with a new school record of 1:41.98.
2018-19 Boys Varsity Swim & Dive Roster
|Christian Houston – Diver||10|
|Drake Oakhill – Diver||11|