2017 All-Area Girls Swim Team

Cassie Cooper


First Team

Cassie Cooper, Strasburg

The senior placed 13th in the 100 butterfly at the Group 2A state meet and helped lead the Rams’ 200 medley relay to 12th. Cooper was 10th in both the 100 fly and 50 freestyle in the Region 2A East meet.

Ashley Funkhouser, Central

The junior won Group 2A state titles in the 50 free and 100 free and set a new state meet record in the latter. Funkhouser won Region 2A East titles in both events and broke seven school records during the season.

Ashley Funkhouser

Anna Jeffrey, Central

The freshman placed sixth in the 100 backstroke and 11th in the 100 free at the Group 2A state meet. Jeffrey also helped lead the Falcons’ 200 medley relay and 400 free relay to fifth-place finishes.

Jordyn Jones, Sherando

The freshman placed ninth in the 100 backstroke at the Region 4A West meet and qualified for the Group 4A state meet in the event. Jones posted the area’s top time in the 100 back and was second in the 200 free.

Abby Sears, Sherando

Anna Jeffrey

The senior placed 15th in the 100 breaststroke at the Group 4A state championships and 12th in that event at the Region 4A West meet. Sears posted the area’s top time in the 100 breaststroke.

Steve Shaffer, Central

Coach

In his sixth season Shaffer led the Falcons to seventh place in the Group 2A state meet. Central earned all-state medals in five events, including all three relays.

Second Team

Jordyn Jones

Sydney Crosser, Central

Haleigh Mills, Strasburg

Winter Ruhling, Central

Kyra Schultz, Sherando

Lillian Twigg, Sherando

Abigail Sears