2017 All-Area Girls Swim 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.
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
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
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.
Sydney Crosser, Central
Haleigh Mills, Strasburg
Winter Ruhling, Central
Kyra Schultz, Sherando
Lillian Twigg, Sherando