Swimmers headed to regional meet


The Blue Wave swim team competed in the District 4-5A swim meet last week. The boys finished in fourth place, and the girls brought home a sixth-place finish.

Highlights for the meet included the teams of Sabian Vargas, Anuar Avila, Christian Soto and Cody Carpenter with a third-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay; Cody Carpenter, Fernando Esquivel, Christian Soto and Adan Soto with a third-place finish in the 200 freestyle relay; and then that team of Carpenter, Esquivel, Soto and Soto also finishing third in the 400 freestyle relay.

The Blue Wave swim team had a total of 10 individuals qualify for the Regional Meet and will compete in four individual events and six relays. The Region 1-5A meet will be held in Andrews Feb. 5–6.