The Strom Thurmond High School Rebel Swim Team has continued to grow under Coach Debbie Courtney and assistant Eddie Dean. This year the Rebel Swim Program had a full boys and girls team with 29 members. Both swim teams have had a great season. The Rebels will send 8 female swimmers to the state meet Saturday in Columbia. The first swim relay team in school history to qualify for state will race for gold at the University of South Carolina Aquatics Center in Columbia on Saturday morning. Several Rebel swimmers qualified for individual events as well. The AAA meet begins at 10:30am and can be watched live on the NFHS Network for $9.95. You can access the link to watch the meet below. The following Rebels will be competing in the events listed:
Taylor Dean – relay team, back , and 500
Eliza Holmes – relay team and breast stroke
Lauren Strock – relay team, free, and breast stroke
Laney Willis – relay team
Alternates for relay team:
Congratulations on a great swim season and good luck at State!