Girls Varsity Swimming · Girls Varsity Swimming finishes 2nd in first meet of the season, v. Tucker, Decatur


  Place Points
Decatur High School 1st 145
Druid Hills High School 2nd 107
Tucker High School 3rd 42

Girls varsity swimming placed 2nd in their first meet of the season, a tri-meet against Tucker and Decatur.

Anna Verlander, freshman, placed first with GHSA state-qualifying times in the 500 freestyle (5:33.01) and the 100 backstroke (1:01.56).

Other notable finishes included:
– Amalia Elrod, sophomore, finished 2nd in the 200 yard freestyle, followed closely by Emma Mitchell, freshman, in 3rd.
– Virginia Hudspeth, senior, placed 2nd in the 200 yard IM, with a time of 2:38.42.
– The 400 freestyle relay (Anna Verlander, Virginia Hudspeth, Kay Rumsey, and Emma Mitchell) placed 1st with a time of 4:25.17.

Congratulations to the girls varsity swim team for an incredible first meet of the season!