Warriors Topple IMSA on Senior Night
January 27, 2013Sterling High School
On Senior “Night” at the Duis Center (it was actually morning), the SHS Boys’ Swimming and Diving team celebrated with a 129-47 win over the Illinois Math and Science Academy (IMSA) Saturday.
Senior Tanner Morse became just the second diver in SHS history to post a six-dive score of 200 or more. Morse’s mark of 200.40 won Saturday’s competition by nearly 12 points over teammate Cade Coursey. Matt Whittaker holds the SHS record with a mark of 254.40 set in 2005.
Sterling went 1-2-3 in 3 events Saturday:
Other individual winners for Sterling: Keanu Interone in both the 100 fly (55.87), and the 100 breast (59.23); Dir in the 500 free (5:01.23); and Wike in the 100 back (1:03.07).
Next Up: The Warriors host Rock Island and Newman in a triangular Tuesday, before competing in the NIIC Meet Saturday in Byron.