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Chinook finishes 3rd overall at State Swim Meet in Conrad, Harlem 3rd in Class B

 

August 8, 2018

The Chinook Lions 9-10 Midget Boys 100 Meter Free Relay capped off a season for the ages winning a state championship in the event. Pictured above left to right are: Brockton Elliot, Daniel Tilleman, Kohen Sullivan and Nathaniel Plainfeather. The boys set a pool record in every pool they swam in this season and shattered the state federation record in Conrad with a time 1:04.98. The quartet also had plenty of success in the 100 Meter Medley relay as well winning a state title with a time of 1:18.53.

The summer swim season came to a close this past weekend in Conrad at the Montana Federation of Swimmers State Swim meet.

22 Teams were on hand to compete for individual and team championships. The team race was broken down into four classes, AA, A, B and C. Individual swimmers competed against the field.

The Chinook Lions swim team racked up 533 points to finish third overall with two high point winners. Harlem finished third in Class B with 171 points.

The Chinook Midget Boys 100 Meter Freestyle relay completed their dominating performance in the pool with a state championship and a new federation state record to go along with it.

The team consists of Daniel Tilleman, Brockton Elliot, Kohen Sullivan and Nathaniel Plainfeather and have established a new pool record every week this season. At the state swim meet in Conrad they won with a time of 1:04.98 breaking their own record set earlier in the season.

The quartet also claimed a state championship in the 100 Meter Medley Relay, winning with a time of 1:18.53.

Daniel and Brockton turned in outstanding individual efforts in the pool as well, sharing the 9-10 boys High Point.

Daniel won individual gold in the 50 Meter Freestyle with a time of :32.56. He added another win in the 100 Meter Freestyle with a time of 1:15.13. Both wins established new Conrad pool records. Tilleman also finished fourth in the 50 Meter Breaststroke.

Brockton earned a state championship in the 50 Meter Butterfly with a time of :38.19. He also won the 100 Meter Individual Medley in 1:32.74 to go along with a fourth place finish in the 50 Meter Freestyle.

Rachel Stephens was a two time state champion for the Lions winning the eight and under girls 25 Meter Freestyle in :18.65 and the 50 Meter Freestyle in :42.76.

Katie Tilleman won a state title in the 9-10 girls 50 Meter Backstroke touching the wall in :42.36 to win gold. Tilleman also finished third in the 50 Meter Breaststroke and second in the 50 Meter Freestyle.

The 11-12 junior girls 200 Meter Freestyle team of Anna Terry, Morgan Friede, Hallie Neibauer and Britton Elliot became state champions after winning with a time of 2:16.01.

Benton Elliot took home the title in the 13-14 boys 50 Meter Freestyle completing the two lengths of the pool in just :27.34. Benton also finished second in 100 Meter Freestyle.

Erik Pula, Tyler Schoen, Reese Elliot and Benton Elliot took home top honors in the 13-14 boys 200 Meter Freestyle Relay with a time of 1:56.72. They also teamed up to finish third in the 200 Meter Medley Relay.

Bryce Elliot had a fantastic swim at the state meet earning a trio of second place finishes. Bryce was second in the 25 Meter Freestyle with a time of :18.83, second in the 25 Meter Breaststroke in 24:72 and second in the 50 Meter Freestyle clocking in at :39.95.

Britton Elliot was also superb at the state meet finishing with three seconds herself. Britton touched the wall in :31.68 in the 50 Meter Freestyle. She was runner up in the 100 Meter Freestyle with a time of 1:11.88 and the 50 Meter Backstroke in :39.43.

Lane Hassler finished second in the 11-12 boys 50 Meter Freestyle with a time of :29.63. Hasler was also third in the 100 Meter Freestyle and fourth in the 50 Meter Breaststroke.

The 200 Meter Freestyle relay team of Jackson Nordboe, Jacob Metcalf, Dentin DePriest and Lane Hasler combined to finish second in the 11-12 Junior Boys division with a time of 2:22.18.

The Harlem swim team received some stellar performances in the pool as well.

Andrew Rasmussen capped his season with a state title in the 200 Meter Individual Medley winning by seven hundredths of a second in the 200 Meter Individual Medley with a time of 2:38.13. Rasmussen also finished second in the 200 Meter Freestyle and the 100 Meter Backstroke.

Lillian Cochran earned a pair of third place finishes in the eight and under 25 Meter and 50 Meter Freestyle events. Marie Hogan was third in the 11-12 girls 50 Meter Backstroke and Alaynee Hawley finished third in the 13-14 girls 200 Meter Freestyle.

Congratulations to all of our swimmers on a great season, keep up the great work and we look forward to covering you all next season.

State Swim Meet Team Results

Class AA - 1) Bitterroot - 770 points; 2) Lewistown - 726; 3) Chinook - 533; 4) Scobey - 481; 5) Sidney - 358; Class A -1) Big Sandy - 354 points; 2) Glendive - 271; 3) Conrad - 267; 4) Shelby - 229; 5) Columbia Falls - 225.50; 6) Glasgow - 215; Class B - 1) Fairfield - 189 points; 2) Fort Benton - 183.50; 3) Harlem - 171; 4) Plentywood - 131; 5) Cut Bank - 106; 6) Chester - 80; Class B - 1) Choteau - 99 points; 2) Roundup - 84.50; 3) Malta - 82.50; 4) Plains - 55; 5) Sunburst - 15

Chinook Lions Swim Team

8 & Under Bantam Girls

Rachel Stephens: 25 Meter Freestyle - 1st :18.65 ; 50 Meter Freestyle - 1st :42.76; 25 Meter Backstroke - 6th 5:00.00

Laura Danley: 25 Meter Freestyle - 6th :22.54 ; 25 Meter Breaststroke - 6th :30.76; 50 Meter Freestyle - 5th :48.36

100 Meter Freestyle: 'A' (Abby Danley, Aylzee Kelly, Laura Danley, Rachel Stephens) - 5th 1:35.84

100 Medley Relay: 'A' (Amanda Molunet, Laura Danley, Rachel Stephens, Abby Danley) - 4th 1:58.82

8 & Under Bantam Boys

Bryce, Elliot: 25 Meter Freestyle - 2nd :18.83; 25 Meter Breaststroke - 2nd :24.72; 50 Meter Freestyle - 2nd :39.95

9-10 Midget Girls

Katie Tilleman: 50 Meter Freestyle - 2nd :35.43; 50 Meter Breaststroke - 3rd :46.86; 50 Meter Backstroke - 1st :42.36

Alexus Seymour: 50 Meter Freestyle - 6th :39.10; 100 Meter Freestyle - 6th 1:24.80

Jeni Mord: 100 Meter Freestyle - 11th 1:31.03; 50 Meter Backstroke - 9th :48.21

100 Meter Freestyle: 'A' (Alexus Seymour, Jeni Mord, Mara Edwards, Katie Tilleman) - 4th 1:11.99

100 Medley Relay: 'A' (Jeni Mord, Katie Tilleman, Alexus Seymour, Mara Edwards) - 6th 1:27.80

9-10 Midget Boys

Walter Schoen: 50 Meter Freestyle - 11th :39.76

Nathaniel Plainfeather: 50 Meter Freestyle - 7th :36.67; 100 Meter Freestyle - 6th 1:23.74; 50 Meter Backstroke - 7th :47.92

Brockton Elliot: 100 IM - 1st 1:32.74; 50 Meter Freestyle - 4th :35.34; 50 Meter Butterfly - 1st 38.19

Daniel Tilleman: 50 Meter Freestyle - 1st :32.56; 50 Meter Breaststroke - 4th :48.22; 100 Meter Freestyle - 1st 1:15.13

Kohen Sullivan: 50 Meter Freestyle - 3rd :34.65; 100 Meter Freestyle - 4th 1:17.58; 50 Meter Backstroke - 4th :44.15

Kolton DePriest: 50 Meter Freestyle - 12th :42.50

Jacob Metcalf: 100 IM - 10th 1:51.19; 50 Meter Backstroke - 8th :48.14

100 Meter Freestyle Relay: 'A' (Brockton Elliot, Nathaniel Plainfeather, Kohen Sullivan, Daniel Tilleman) - 1st 1:04.98

100 Medley Relay: 'A' (Kohen Sullivan, Daniel Tilleman, Brockton Elliot, Nathaniel Plainfeather) - 1st 1:18.530

11-12 Junior Girls

Britton Elliot: 50 Meter Freestyle - 2nd :31.68; 100 Meter Freestyle - 2nd 1:11.88; 50 Meter Backstroke - 2nd :39.43

Evy Jendro: 50 Meter Freestyle - 9th :36.53; 100 Meter Freestyle - 12th 1:23.71; 50 Meter Backstroke - 11th :45.25

Hallie Neibauer: 50 Meter Freestyle - 5th :33.93; 100 Meter Freestyle - 5th 1:15.40; 50 Meter Butterfly - 5th :38.56

Belle Elliot: 50 Meter Freestyle - 9th :36.53; 50 Meter Breaststroke - 7th :44.50; 50 Meter Backstroke - 6th :42.58

Anna Terry: 100 Meter Freestyle - 7th 1:16.55; 50 Meter Backstroke - 8th :42.78; 200 Meter Freestyle - 5th 2:51.79

200 Meter Freestyle: 'A' (Anna Terry, Morgan Friede, Hallie Neibauer, Britton Elliot) - 1st 2:16.61

11-12 Junior Boys

Jackson Nordboe: 100 Meter Freestyle - 12th 1:24.54

Lane Hasler: 50 Meter Freestyle - 2nd :29.63; 50 Meter Breaststroke - 4th :42.28; 100 Meter Freestyle - 3rd 1:08.88

Dentin DePriest: 50 Meter Breaststroke - 7th :45.85

200 Meter Freestyle: 'A' (Jackson Nordboe, Jacob Metcalf, Dentin DePriest, Lane Hasler) - 2nd 2:22.18

200 Medley Relay: 'A' (Jacob Metcalf, Dentin DePriest, Lane Hasler, Jackson Nordboe) - 3rd 2:51.48

13-14 Intermediate Boys

Tyler Schoen: 50 Meter Freestyle - 12th :30.88; 100 Meter Breaststroke - 6th 1:31.52; 200 Meter Freestyle - 6th 2:32.50

Benton Elliot: 50 Meter Freestyle - 1st :27.34; 100 Meter Freestyle - 2nd 1:00.56; 50 Meter Butterfly - 8th :34.53

Reese Elliot: 50 Meter Freestyle - 9th :30.26; 50 Meter Butterfly - 5th :33.97

Erik Pula: 50 Meter Freestyle - 7th :29.78; 100 Meter Freestyle - 8th 1:08.50; 50 Meter Butterfly - 12th :37.58

Oskar Pula: 100 Meter Breaststroke - 9th 1:34.04; 100 Meter Freestyle - 11th 1:11.50

200 Meter Freestyle: 'A' (Erik Pula, Tyler Schoen, Reese Elliot, Benton Elliot) - 1st 1:56.72

200 Medley Relay: 'A' (Benton Elliot, Tyler Schoen, Reese Elliot, Erik Pula) - 3rd 2:21.71

15-19 Senior Girls

Raynee Hasler: 100 Meter Backstroke - 10th 1:36.82

15-19 Senior Boys

Steven Molunet: 50 Meter Freestyle - 5th :27.07; 100 Meter Freestyle - 4th 1:01.53; 50 Meter Butterfly - 7th :31.45

Brandon Morneau: 50 Meter Freestyle - 8th :28.43; 100 Meter Breaststroke - 7th 1:26.32

Harlem Swim Team

8 & Under Bantam Girls

Lillian Cochran: 25 Meter Freestyle - 3rd :20.05 ; 50 Meter Freestyle - 3rd :45.78; 25 Meter Butterfly - 4th :23.69

8 & Under Bantam Boys

Bridger Hawley: 25 Meter Butterfly - 10th :28.20

9-10 Midget Girls

Svea Hogan: 50 Meter Freestyle - 5th :37.62; 100 Meter Freestyle - 5th 1:24.43

9-10 Midget Boys

Hunter Speakthunder: 100 IM - 6th 1:44.64

11-12 Junior Girls

Alaura Hawley: 50 Meter Freestyle - 6th :35.91; 100 Meter Freestyle - 8th 1:17.11; 50 Meter Butterfly - 8th :39.26

Marie Hogan: 50 Meter Backstroke - 3rd :40.15

11-12 Junior Boys

Shayne Stiffarm: 50 Meter Freestyle - 10th :33.84; 50 Meter Breaststroke - 6th :45.81

Brockton, left and Daniel, right were High Point winners at the state swim meet in Conrad. Daniel won both the 50 Meter Freestyle and the 100 Meter Freestyle establishing a new pool record in each. Brockton was a state champion in the 100 Meter Individual Medley and the 50 Meter Butterfly.

13-14 Intermediate Girls

Lacey Bell: 50 Meter Freestyle - 10th :33.43

Alaynee Hawley: 50 Meter Freestyle - 6th :32.11; 100 Meter Freestyle - 5th 1:09.90; 200 Meter Freestyle 3rd - 2:35.13

200 Meter Freestyle Relay: 'A' (Lacey Bell, Alaura Hawley, Marie Hogan, Alaynee Hawley) - 4th 2:17.00

13-14 Intermediate Boys

Andrew Rasmussen: 200 IM - 1st 2:38.13; 100 Meter Backstroke - 2nd 1:11.53; 200 Meter Freestyle 2nd - 2:19.17

15-19 Senior Boys

Lance Blackcrow: 100 Meter Backstroke - 5th 1:20.19; 50 Meter Butterfly - 12th :33.04

Damian Schuhmacher: 200 IM - 9th 3:02.10

200 Meter Freestyle: 'A' (Damian Schuhmacher, Zachary Jackson, Jevyn Schuhmacher, Lance Blackcrow) - 7th 2:15.27

 
 

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