The Spartan boys’ team has 7 wins and 2 losses in dual meet competition while the girls’ team stands at 6 and 3. Boardman has two more meets to finish out the dual meet season before the Canton Sectional Championships on February 10. On Tuesday January 23 rd the Spartan seniors and parents will be honored at Y. S. U.’ s Beeghly Natatorium at 4:45pm before the meet against Poland at 5pm. On Friday the Spartan swimmers and divers will conclude the dual meet season against North Canton Glenoak at C. T. Branin Natatorium. The meet starts at 6pm. The Canton Sectionals will be held at C. T. Branin Natatorium in Canton on Saturday, February 10. The swimming competition begins at 9am. The diving sectionals will be held at Akron University’s Ocasek Natatorium. The girl’s diving is Wednesday, February 7 th at 6pm. The boy’s diving is Thursday, February 8 th at 6pm at Akron University.
Senior Megan Janak Breaks the School Diving Record
Senior Kyle Kimerer won the “Male Swimmer of the Meet” While Setting Three Individual Meet and Pool Records at Warren G. Harding
Team Scores Women: Boardman 609, Howland 234, Warren Harding 226, Poland 218, Canfield 184, Austintown Fitch 182, Ashtabula Edgewood 167, Jefferson 127, Liberty 61,Niles 13
Team Scores Boys: Boardman 542, Canfield 386, Warren G. Harding 278, Poland 194, Austintown Fitch 174, Hubbard 97, Howland 37, Liberty 22, Ashtabula 13, Jefferson 1
Spartan Swimmers and Divers Break School and Conference Records On The Way To Winning 2018 Northeast Aquatic Conference Championships
Girls: Boardman 497, Wooster 419, Glenoak 340, Massillon Perry 301, Canfield 207, Massillon Washington 140
Boys: Boardman 487, Canfield 385, Wooster 338, Glenoak 244, Massillon Perry 207, Massillon Washington 160
The Spartans captured 19 first places out of 24 events, broke one school record, and 3 conference records while winning the team competitions at the 2018 Northeast Aquatic Conference Championships at Wooster High School. Junior Mikel Flatley and Senior Kyle Kimerer were voted “Outstanding Swimmers of the Meet” by the head coaches of all of the teams. This is the third year in a row the Spartan boys’ team has captured the N. E. A. C. team title. The girls’ team won for the second year in a row.
Boardman swimmers and divers won two tri-meets over the holiday break. On December 21 st the girl’s team scored 155 points against Massillon Perry’s 95 points and Canfield’s 72. The boys scored 153 point, Canfield 111, and Perry 59. The Spartans won both sides of the December 29 th meet against Massillon Washington and Canfield. The girls took first place with the score of 164 points. Canfield placed second with 98 points. Washington took third with 47. The boys took first place with 153 points, Canfield 2 nd with 101, and Washington 3rd with 49 points.