On December 3-4, 2011, the MTSU Masters Swim Club participated in the UT Knoxville SCY Invitational.
6 Club members attended:
A total of 10 teams participated. MTSU Blue Wave Raiders came in 2nd place in the team competition.
We finished with a total of:
12 first place finishes
10 second place finishes
4 third place finishes
2 fourth place finishes
The Blue Wave Raiders competed in 3 team relays (1 200 Freestyle Relay and 2 200 Medley Relays). We placed first in all three!
Three members qualified for Nationals in Greensboro, NC this
coming April in their respective events:
1. Jesse Deal: 18-24 age grp.
50 Freestyle swam with a time of 24.79. Qualfying Time: 24.79
2. Alex Jackson: 18-24 age grp.
100 Breastroke swam with a time of 1:10.87. Qualifying Time: 1:11.09
100 Individual Medley swam with a time of 1:01.66. Qualifying Time: 1:01.89
3. Elijah Morrell: 18-24 age grp.
50 Butterfly swam with a time of 25.62. Qualifying Time: 27.02
50 Freestyle swam with a time of 24.01. Qualifying Time: 24.79
Full meet results are available online here
Congratulations to the MTSU Wrestling Team, who were Tournament Champions in the Bear Invitational in Macon, GA
Top individuals are as follows:
Everett Colbert (157): Tournament Champion (1st)
Patrick Chadwick (133): Tourmanent Champion (1st)
Eric Feverbacher (141): Tournament Runner-Up (2nd)
Other individual highlights are as follows:
Anthony Patnode (125): 3rd Place
Kendall Kermick (125): 4th Place
Nick Appleby (165): 2nd Place
Jonathan Roberts (174): 4th Place
Rakinn Talley (184): 2nd Place
Michael LaBodie (184): 4th Place
Denzel Caldwell (197): 3rd Place
Adam Wells (235): 4th Place
Tyler Bond (285): 3rd Place
USATriathlon Club Nationals at Myrtle Beach, SC. 2011
This year we had 5 members compete in USATriathlon Club Nationals international distance, sprint distance, and relay international distance.
Overall the team had a great time at Nationals! Ryan Wilson competed in the international distance race and placed 58th out of 117 competitors, while John Caldwell competed in the Sprint distance division placing 40th out of 88 in his race.
Also, the relay team of Tyler Caldwell swimming, Micaiah Rockwell biking, and Chris Mason running finished 1st overall in the relay and overall in the entire race taking the win and receiving plaques for our performance.
Congrats to the Triathlon Club!
The team is very thankful to the sports club directors who make it possible for us to do these races as a team! Next Triathlon season is just around the corner and we plan on having many more members compete and many more wins for the MTSU Triathlon Club.
Women's soccer club team won the 3rd Annual 7 v 7 Glolden Cleat Tournament hosted by University of Tennessee. Tournament was held February 18th-20th, 2011. The team went undefeated to win the tournament title.