The Ashley Ridge swim teams swept the Region 8-AAAA championships meet in Beaufort Sept. 24.

The Swamp Fox boys tallied 103 points during the meet to claim first place with a 12-point lead over runner-up Fort Dorchester. Summerville placed third with 66 points and Beaufort fourth with 18 points.

The Swamp Fox girls tallied 102 points en route to earning their region crown. Fort Dorchester finished as the runner-up for the girls’ meet with 85 points. Trailing were Beaufort with 60 points and Summerville with 43 points.

Ashley Ridge swimmer Rachel Vander Meyden won the girls’ 200-yard Freestyle with a 2:02.09 finish and the 500 Free (5:23.96). Micah Bohan won the girls’ 100 Backstroke (1:02.02) and 100 Butterfly (1:00.34).

The pair of Swamp Fox swimmers also teamed up with Alex Seale and Madison Kaelin for first-place finishes in the 200 Free Relay (1:45.78) and 200 Medley Relay (1:59.03).

Fort Dorchester swimmer Marina Filo won the girls’ 50 Free (26.93) and 100 Free (57.75). She also swam a leg on the first-place Patriot 400 Free Relay team (4:01.77).

Ashley Ridge’s Jeremiah Bohan won the boys’ 100 Back (1:03.98) and 100 Butterfly (57.49). He also teamed up with Dalton Delp, Carter Welch and Luke Johnson for first-place finishes in the 200 Free Relay (1:36.10) and 200 Medley Relay (1:49.72).

Summerville’s Carson Davis won the boys’ 50 Free (23.25) and 100 Free (50.94). He also helped two Green Wave relay teams to second-place finishes.

2011 Region 8-AAAA Swim Championships Top 3 Results

Girls 50 Free: 1) Marina Filo (FD) 2) Madison Kaelin (AR) 3) Summer Lundquist (S); Girls 100 Free: 1) Marina Filo (FD) 2) Alex Seale (AR) 3) Summer Lundquist (S); Girls 200 Free: 1) Rachel Vander Meyden (AR) 2) Cherokee Grooms (FD) 3) Carina Kastenholz; Girls 500 Free: 1) Rachel Vander Meyden (AR) 2) Cherokee Grooms (FD) 3) Courtney Fetchen (S); Girls 100 Back: 1) Micah Bohan (AR) 2) Carina Kastenholz (FD) 3) Kristyn Weidenhof (B); Girls 100 Breast: 1) Madison McDowell (FD) 2) Anna Marie Gluhosky (S) 3) Laura Barras (B); Girls 100 Fly: 1) Micah Bohan (AR) 2) Melissa Williams (FD) 3) Brittany Sutton (B); Girls 200 IM: 1) Alex Seale (AR) 2) Melissa Williams (FD) 3) Jessica Barras (B); Girls 200 Free Relay 1) AR 2) FD 3) B; Girls 400 Free Relay: 1) FD 2) AR 3) B; Girls 200 Medley Relay: 1) AR 2) B 3) FD

Boys 50 Free: 1) Carson Davis (S) 2) Luke Johnson (AR) 3) Patrick Flanagan (S); Boys 100 Free: 1) Carson Davis (S) 2) Dalton Delp (AR) 3) Sean Kamperman (AR); Boys 200 Free: 1) Sean Kamperman (S) 2) Nicholas Loe (FD) 3) Lucas Grieger (FD); Boys 500 Free: 1) Nicholas Loe (FD) 2) Luke Johnson (AR) 3) Patrick Flanagan (S); Boys 100 Back: 1) Carter Welch (AR) 2) Lucas Grieger (FD) 3) Justin Moscoso (FD); Boys 100 Breast: 1) Jeremiah Bohan (AR) 2) Kyle Mahaffey (S) 3) Tyler Wolter (AR); Boys 100 Fly: 1) Jeremiah Bohan (AR) 2) Carter Welch (AR) 3) Christophe Loe (FD); Boys 200 IM: 1) Dalton Delp (AR) 2) Kyle Mahaffey (S) 3) Christophe Loe (FD); Boys 200 Free Relay: 1) AR 2) S 3) FD; Boys 400 Free Relay: 1) FD 2) S 3) B; Boys 200 Medley Relay: 1) AR 2) S 3) FD.

Contact Roger Lee @ 873-9424 ext. 213 or rlee@journalscene.com