Holt senior Noah Scheuermann won the Missouri Class 2 State Swimming Championship in the 200 yard freestyle event on November 9th with a time of 1:39.29 at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. Noah also took second place in the 100 yard butterfly with a time of 48.75. This is Noah’s first state championship, but he is a five-time medalist over the last three years. As a junior, he placed third in the 500 freestyle and sixth in the 200 IM, and as a sophomore, he placed eighth in the 100 yard butterfly. Noah has also been a qualifier for Winter Nationals and Summer Junior Nationals and placed 12th in the 200 yard butterfly at the National Club Swimming Summer Championships. Noah is also involved in DECA at Holt and swims year round for the Parkway Swim Club. He has verbally committed to swim for Arizona State University next year where he plans to major in business.
Liberty senior Ian Herling won his second state medal at the Missouri Class 1 Swimming Championship the following day on November 10th by taking fifth place in the 50 freestyle event. He took fifth in the same event as a junior last year.