Crawfordsville to host swim championships
Thursday, March 07, 2013 9:00 PM
Crawfordsville High School will host the 2013 Indiana Swimming Senior Short Course Championships sponsored by Speedo from today through Sunday. Members of the Sugar Creek Swim Club will compete at the event. Events kicked off this morning with warm-ups and preliminary rounds beginning at 8:30 a.m. The finals of the 1,000 yard freestyle, the 100 yard freestyle, the 400 yard IM, the 200 yard backstroke, 100 yard breaststroke and the 400 yard medley relay will kick off no earlier than 4:30 p.m. Saturday's events feature the same timeline with different events. The Saturday events are the 200 yard medley relay, the 200 yard butterfly, the 50 yard freestyle, the 200 yard breaststroke, the 500 yard freestyle, the 100 yard backstroke and the 800 yard freestyle relay. Time trials will also be conducted on Saturday.
Sunday's events has the same timeline, but will be affected by the time adjustment caused by daylight savings. The events to be swam on the final day are the 200 yard freestyle relay, the 200 yard individual medley, the 1650 yard and 200 yard freestyles, the 200 individual medley, the 100 yard butterfly, and the 400 yard freestyle relay.
Awards will be presented during the evening session for the first through eighth placers in individual and relay events. The top three teams, the top men and top women's teams, and the top male and female individuals will receive trophies or plaques.