It was quite a day for the East boys swimming program at the State Championships. This past weekend, East swimming junior, Jacob McDonald, achieved the ultimate goal of any athlete, becoming an OHSAA State Champion.
McDonald reached the top of the podium in the 500 freestyle in Canton on Saturday. The Thunderhawk standout recorded a time of 4:22.17 to claim the first state championship of his career.
McDonald placed second in the 200 free (1:39.89) and sixth in the 500 free (4:34.38) last season. Jacob also competed in the 100 Back Event and finished 6th overall.
Below is a complete list of all other East boys swimming results:
Adam McDonald(24th 200 IM, 11th 100 Breast)
Jacob McDonald (1st 500 Free, 6th 100 Back)
Boys 200 Medley Relay (Joey Kelley, Adam McDonald, Jacob McDonald, Evan Devine) 12th
Boys 400 Free Relay(Alex Devine, Evan Devine, Joey Kelley, Jacob McDonald) 20th
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE BOYS AND ESPECIALLY JACOB ON AN OUTSTANDING SEASON!
CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE INDIVIDUAL RESULTS OF THE GIRLS SWIMMING AND DIVING EVENTS.