Swimmers finish with personal-best times in Sitka meet
October 19, 2022
The Wrangell High School swim team traveled to Sitka last Friday and Saturday to compete in the town’s invitational swim meet, turning in three personal bests, four season bests and eight top 10 finishes.
Head coach Jamie Roberts said the team has been working on breathing patterns and other techniques, and “sometimes, it takes a while for their practice patterns to translate into race patterns, as muscle memory can be challenging to overcome.”
Despite that, the individual swimmers did well in their categories. Wrangell didn’t have a men’s relay team, as they were short one swimme...