WV Southern Zone Team Finishes 9th in USA Swimming Championships

The WV Southern Zone Swim Team finished in ninth out of 15 in the USA Swimming Championships in Cary, N.C. The girls finished in seventh and the boys finished in 10th.

Clarksburg's Joey Bennett capped his week with a first place finish in the 50 fly and won all six of his races. Bridgeport's Randy Keener finished 8th in the 200 IM, Bridgeport's Marra Johnson took home 14th in the 200 fly. Also, Bridgeport's Olivia Urse finished in 16th in the 200 IM while Adriana Abbruzino ended in 15th in the 50 free.

The WV Southern Zone Swim Team also took home the sportsmanship award, voted on by all other participating teams.