• warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/soloneconomist/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2968.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/soloneconomist/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2968.

Raiders second in home swimming invitational

CCAs Braxton McGrath wins twice for Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG Clear Creek Amanas Braxton McGrath was a double-winner for the Williamsburg Raiders boys swim team in their home invitational meet on Tuesday, Dec. 15. McGrath and Jaxon Strank swim with the Raiders under a program sharing agreement. McGrath took the 100-yard butterfly in 54.07 seconds and won the 100-yard backstroke in 56.71 seconds. Strank took the No. 2 spot in the butterfly in 57.31 seconds. McGrath and Strank teamed up with Jack Colvin and Hunter Kauffman for the second-place 200-yard medley relay (1:52.82), and joined Kauffman and Andy Driscoll for the second-place 400-yard freestyle relay (3:46.45).
The Raiders are scheduled to compete in Des Moines Hoovers invitational on Saturday, Jan. 9, and will host Keokuk and Muscatine in a dual meet on Tuesday, Jan. 12.

Williamsburg Raider Boys Invitational, Tuesday, Dec. 15
Team Scores 1, Vinton-Shellsburg, 377. 2, Williamsburg, 286. 3, Centerville, 260. 4, Oskaloosa, 88.
Individual and Relay results
200-yard medley relay 2, Williamsburg (Braxton McGrath, Jack Colvin, Jaxon Strank, Hunter Kauffman), 1:52.82. 5, Williamsburg (Jackson Shea, Nathaniel Crow, Braden Yelland, Andy Driscoll), 2:18.47.
200-yard freestyle 3, Crow, 2:26.72. 5, Andrew Hawk, 2:30.55. 7, Joe Degen, 2:36.31.
200-yard IM 6, Kauffman, 2:41.77. 7, Colvin, 2:48.17. 8, Yelland, 2:51.48.
50-yard freestyle 4, Driscoll, 26.32. 8, Hawk, 29.22. 9, Crow, 29.43. 16, Cole Iburg, 46.64.
100-yard butterfly 1, McGrath, 54.07. Strank, 57.31.
100-yard freestyle 3, Driscoll, 58.63. 5, Shea, 1:05.38. 6, Yelland, 1:07.82. 12, Iburg, 1:55.04.
500-yard freestyle 3, Kauffman, 6:21.01.
200-yard freestyle relay 3, Williamsburg (Crow, Yelland, Colvin, Shea), 1:56.88.
100-yard backstroke 1, McGrath, 56.71. 8, Degen, 1:32.51.
100-yard breaststroke 3, Strank, 1:11.63. 5, Colvin, 1:18.50. 9, Shea, 1:35.66.
400-yard freestyle relay 2, Williamsburg (McGrath, Kauffman, Driscoll, Strank), 3:46.45.

-30-