Waterville swim team presents awards

By James Robinson
Empire Press Correspondent

Waterville swim team members, families and community members gather Aug. 3 for the team awards presentations and barbecue. (Empire Press photo/James Robinson)

Waterville swim team head coach Samantha Fletcher presented individual awards to team members at an end-of-season barbecue gathering Aug. 3.

Fletcher thanked the parents for their help during the swim meets and said, “I am very pleased with the team and I am looking forward to next season.”

Awards were presented to:

Most improved: Kaycie Poff, Finley Brandt, Elizabeth Keller, Kahle Daling, Hans Tonseth

Outstanding swimmers: Elsa Ashley, Collin Graden, Mya Deford, Spencer Hill

Helpfulness: Hans Tonseth, Julia Tonseth, Cole Borden

Sportsmanship: Ashlyn Hill, Whitley Hill, Cole Borden

High point: Alexis Palmquist, Branson Barnes, 8 year and under; Kellee Kendrick, Hans Tonseth, 9-10; Valerie McCray, Cole Borden, 11-12; Emily Thomsen, Cooper Hall, 13-14; Julia Tonseth, 15-18