First MLWGS State Swim Champion!

From left to right: seniors Christian Vivadelli,
Dylan Hamilton, Alex Powell, Scott Hazelwood.

Christian Vivadelli ('12) won the Boys 500 freestyle event at the 2012 VHSL AAA State Swimming Championships on February 27th, with a winning time of 4:32.68.

Christian is Maggie Walker's first state VHSL champion in 16 years of the MLWGS swim program.

Christian also came in 3rd in the 200 freestyle race. Other accomplishments included Andrew Drummond ('14) who came in 15th in the 200 freestyle and 11th in the 500 freestyle races; as well as Clark Hou ('13) who came in 13th in the 100 Breaststroke event.

Every student who swam at the meet, Matt Pickering('13), Grey Weissend ('13), Jacob Moyar('13), Matt Lynch('14)  and Ellie Deglau('15) dropped times in their events and made Maggie Walker proud.