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East View and Georgetown High School Students Compete in State Swimming and Diving Meet

East View High School and Georgetown High School athletes made a splash at the 5A State Swimming and Diving meet Friday, Feb. 14 and Saturday, Feb. 15 at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swim Center in Austin.  

Facing fierce competition, East View High School student Jessica Yeager earned two gold medals for her first-place finishes in both of her individual events, the 100 breaststroke and 200 individual medley event. 

EVHS student Jessica Yeager stands on the podium after winning a gold medal.

From Georgetown High School, Corby Furrer placed second in the 200 freestyle and third in the 500 freestyle, and Landon Alarcon placed third in the 200 individual medley event. Overall, the Georgetown High School boys swim team placed fifth in the state.

GHS swimmer prepares to compete in race

Congratulations also to the following swimmers who earned a spot in the state competition:

East View High School

  • Zoe Bosher
  • Josh Wadley 

Georgetown High School

  • JT Baxley
  • Lindsey Blake
  • Danny Pineiro

Photos courtesy of The Bearded Wonder.