Rochelle Rays: Swim team hosts awards banquet

The Rochelle Rays banquet brought the team and their families together to recognize this season’s achievements. (Courtesy photo)

2022 season concluded Thursday, July 28

ROCHELLE — The Rochelle Rays banquet brought the team and their families together to recognize this season’s achievements. The 15-18 Girls 200-yard medley relay record was broken by Sara Johnson, Michelle McCandless, Alison Ohlinger and Olivia Sergeant. The original time was 2:24.60 but they beat the 14-year-old record with a time of 2:23.67.

This same group of young women claimed the 200-yard freestyle relay at 2:05.17 which beat the original record of 2:07.21, another 14-year-old record. The Rays also added the mixed 500-yard event this summer, with Olivia Sergeant setting the record with a time of 7:25.23. Charlie Carmichael also claimed the 500-yard record for boys at 8:01.07. 

Coach Tori and Coach Hannah were so excited for the opportunity to celebrate everyone’s hard work and incredible accomplishments from the summer with medals, bag tags, food and family during the banquet. Rochelle Rays can’t wait to see returning and new swimmers for the 2023 season.

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