Cleveland-Ringgold Swim Meet Rescheduled For Tuesday, June 25

Dalton, Fort Oglethorpe Post Wins Over Stuart Heights, Cumberland

Monday, June 17, 2013 - by John Hunt

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Warmups had been completed and the Pledge of Allegiance to the American flag had been said here at the Tinsley Park pool Monday evening

Exhibition races for the younger kids were underway in the freestyle event when the first roar of thunder was heard.

The pool was cleared and it wasn't long before the rain began to fall.  A light rain at first turned into a pretty good downpour.  About an hour later when the storm was lingering longer than expected, coaches and pool reps for the Ringgold Tiger Sharks and the host Cleveland Aqua Tigers got together and chose Tuesday, June 25 as the makeup date for this important Red division meet.

Both teams entered the meet unbeaten with Cleveland having won three times and Ringgold twice. 

Ringgold will host Red Bank on Thursday and Calhoun on Monday before Tuesday's makeup meet while Cleveland goes across town for a meet with Mosby Park on Thursday before having a bye on Monday.

Ooltewah's meet at Fairyland was also postponed and a makeup date has yet to be determined.

In other CASL action on Monday, Dalton improved to 3-1 with a 413-344 victory over visiting Stuart Heights while host Fort Oglethorpe defeated Cumberland by a 383-312 final.

Other meets on Monday had Red Bank hosting Calhoun and Big Ridge hosting Ridgeside.

The Country Club Wavemakers put their unbeaten status on the line on Tuesday when they host Fort Oglethorpe, the second-place team in the White division with a 2-1 record.

STUART HEIGHTS HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

19 -- Mikaya Reynolds;

18 -- Gwennie Davis;

17 -- Mimi Doi;

16 -- Max Ransom;

15 -- Samantha Elliott;

13 -- George Von Canon, Amanda Seay;

12 -- Bea Davis, Audrey Barkeloo, Emily Arnold;

11 -- Noah Dzik, Mary Katheryne Schumaker;

10 -- Reese Skiles, Hayden Payne, Josie White.

DALTON HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

19 -- Henry Bethel, Roman Valdez, Taylor Dale;

17 -- Reece Bingham, Jacob Queen, Raul Valdez, Ethan Young;

16 -- Abby O'Ferrall;

15 -- Alexis Vaughn, Hollie Porter, Alex Mashburn;

13 -- Patrick Calderon;

12 -- Elle Lyles, Will Haley, Emilio Valdez, Sean Lee, Ethan Pence;

11 -- Juseth Ramos, Lindsey Mulkey, Julian Hernandez, Anthony Calderon;

10 -- Kelly Mashburn.

FORT OGLETHORE HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

19 -- Julie Kim, Timothy DeBord;

17 -- Sophie Atwell, Peter Kim;

16 -- Jessica Atwell;

15 -- Amanda Whitmore, Bella Lee, Reece Gallagher, Brandon Edge;

14 -- Noah Akins, Lance Marshall, Elizabeth Edge;

13 -- Miah Lee, Riley Howe;

12 -- Dylan Walker;

10 -- Brayden Carney, Trey Nalley, Sydney Whittenburg;

9 -- Carter Bell, Kendall Boran, Chandler Carver.

CUMBERLAND HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

19 -- Ryan Berry;

17 -- Abu Austin, Kyle Berry, Mollie Chambers;

12 -- Essie Morris, Matti Keur, Kimberly Morris, Lucas Tomlinson, Hailey Bell;

11 -- Karri Morris;

10 -- Elaine MacDougal, Adam Tisdale.

RIDGESIDE HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

19 -- Clark Danks, Janelle Wigal;

18 -- Thomas Sell;

17 -- Bridget Haywood, Trey Danks;

16 -- Nicholas Robinson, Madison Tumblin;

15 -- Cameron Powell;

14 -- Rowan Fitzsimmons, Finn Fitzsimmons;

13 -- Kathy Zeglen, Peter Zeglen;

12 -- Adams Robinson, Max Milam;

11 -- Jane Anne Haywood, Aidan Parks, Hollis Gaffney;

10 -- Burke Murphy, Nicole Blohm, Ellie Gaffney.

BIG RIDGE HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

19 -- Anna Thomson;

17 -- Sam Powe;

16 -- Pamela Avendano Rubi;

15 -- Mae Maw Powe, Ally Slater;

11 -- Claire Calhoun;

10 -- Julia Quernemoen, Gavin Erickson, Aiden Rawlins, Robert Alford.

RED BANK HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

19 -- Grace Brown, Michaela Massey, Luke Massey;

17 -- Bri Rabon;

16 -- Asonia Birdsong, Kate Schlegel;

15 -- Ricky Haynes, Eddie Birdsong, Macie Meyners;

14 -- Morgan Long, Chase Hayman, Dallas Wood;

13 -- Morgan Haynes;

12 -- Linsy Devlin, Bryce Beard, Rachel Smith, Conagher Smith;

11 -- Ivey Woolf;

10 -- Rebekah Fuller, Justin Camp, Hannah Smith, Sam Meagher.

CALHOUN HIGH-POINT SCORERS:

None reported.

(Email John Hunt at nomarathonmoose@comcast.net)



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