The Woodward girls swim team showed incredible improvement throughout the season, defeating North Atlanta, Pace Academy, Walker High School, and Westminster.
At the Metro City Championships, the girls came in 7th place overall, with Woodward’s medley relay and 400 free relay both finishing in the top 10. Individually, Alissa Cook (200 IM), Nora Singh (100 Fly), Alissa Cook (100 Back) all finished in the top 10 in their respective events as well.
The GHSA State Championships were held on February 6 at Georgia Tech. At this meet, Woodward’s medley relay placed 2nd overall with a time of 1:50.84. The girls also had top-10 finishes from Cook in both the 200 IM and 100 Back. The team placed 12th overall at the state championships, which put the War Eagles up six spots from their 18th place finish a year ago.
2016 – 2017 Woodward Academy Girls Swim & Dive Team
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Managers: Rebekah Lecesne and Manasa Moravineni