Old Quarry Swim Team Wins Conference Championship
Lemont Patch - almost 5 years
The Old Quarry Middle School swim team capped off its inaugural season with a conference championship Tuesday.
The Warriors had 47 swimmers in fifth through eighth grade participate in the Southeast DuPage Elementary Athletic Association championships, which were contested at Downers Grove South High School. The conference comprises 11 DuPage County middle schools.
Old Quarry coach Erik Enslen, who also coaches the Lemont Dolphins team at the Lemont Park District, said he was proud of his team's strong finish, especially considering this was the program's first year.
"I am extremely proud of all of the accomplishments this season," he said. "Many of our swimmers have never competed on a swim team before."
Winning individual events for Old Quarry were:
Payton Craig, 25 backstroke and 50 backstroke
Owen Ganzer, 25 breaststroke
Bridget Doherty, 25 fly
Isaac Ziebell, 25 freestroke
Allison Zych, Leah Wood, Bridget Doherty and Sarah Ferriter won the girls m
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