FHS swimming

Friendswood’s Bella Allen competes in the 100 freestyle race in the Mustangs’ recent dual swim and dive competition at Katy High School.


The Friendswood Mustangs girls and boys Class 5A swim and dive team competed against Katy and A&M Consolidated in a dual meet format at Katy High School on Jan. 6 with both Friendswood teams claiming first place.


Girls: Hannah Brantley (3rd).

GIRLS RELAYS (top three places)

Girls 200-yard medley relay: (1st) Friendswood (KK LeBlanc, Peyton Becker, Andi Jeanes, Abigail Nelson).

Girl’s 200-yard free relay: (1st) Friendswood (Leah Givens, Peyton Becker, Andi Jeanes, Abigail Nelson); (3rd) Friendswood (Bella Allen, Lauren Tillman, Hallie Ratcliff, Sydney Svahn).

Girls 400-yard free relay: (1st) Friendswood (Andi Jeanes, Abigail Nelson, Leah Givens, KK LeBlanc).

BOYS RELAYS (top three places)

Boys 200-yard medley relay: (3rd) Friendswood (Tony Laurito, Nick Hardt, Marshall Odom, Talon Welch).

Boys 200-yard free relay: (3rd) Friendswood (Andrew Rubio, Joshua Sakahara, Talon Welch, Daniel Morgan).

Boys 400-yard free relay: (2nd) Friendswood (Nick Hardt, Daniel Morgan, Marshall Odom, Tony Laurito).

INDIVIDUAL PLACES (FHS top eight finishes by order of event)

Girls 200 free: Paige McCray (2nd), Alex Linden (4th), Hallie Ratcliff (7th).

Boys 200 free: Tony Laurito (2nd), Paul Podrebarac (3rd), Nathan Jennings (5th), Austin Madeksho (7th).

Girls 200 individual medley: Leah Givens (1st), Laila Ahmed (5th).

Boys 200 individual medley: Marshall Odom (4th) , Nick Hardt (5th), Chayton Budzik (7th), Vlad Yakushkin (8th).

Girls 50 free: Peyton Becker (2nd), Lauren Tillman (3rd), Bella Allen (4th).

Boys 50 free: Daniel Morgan (5th) , Luke LeCompte (7th), Cooper Barden (8th).

Girls 100 butterfly: Andi Jeanes (1st), Sydney Svahn (4th).

Boys 100 butterfly: Tony Laurito (1st), Joshua Sakahara (3rd), Canon Cashen (4th).

Girls 100 free: KK LeBlanc (1st), Lauren Tillman (3rd), Bella Allen (5th).

Boys 100 free: Daniel Morgan (5th) , Andrew Rubio (8th).

Girls 500 free: Alex Linden (2nd), Emmie Ratcliff (5th).

Boys 500 free: Paul Podrebarac (2nd), Nathan Jennings (3rd), Austin Madeksho (4th).

Girls 100 backstroke: KK LeBlanc (1st), Leah Givens (2nd), Abigail Nelson (3rd), Hallie Ratcliff (8th).

Boys 100 backstroke: Nick Hardt (3rd), Talon Welch (4th), Joshua Sakahara (5th).

Girls 100 breaststroke: Peyton Becker (1st), Sydney Svahn (2nd), Laila Ahmed (7th), Lacey Drouet (8th).

Boys 100 breaststroke: Marshall Odom (2nd), Chayton Budzik (8th).

The Mustangs swim and dive team is coached by head coach Craig Sikkema and varsity assistant Monica Whitsett.



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