Coffee County Swimmers Capture Summer League Championship

Members of the victorious CATS swim team on Saturday (Photo provided)

Members of the victorious CATS swim team on Saturday (Photo provided)

Members of the Manchester Makos swim team took home the 2nd straight Race League Championship on Saturday at the Race League Championship in Sewanee. The Makos, combined with the Tullahoma swim club, to form CATS(Coffee and Tullahoma Swim) won 9 relay races in route to the championship win capping an undefeated summer season. The CATS won both the boys and girls championships in addition to the overall team title over 8 other competitors from Middle and East Tennessee. Coaches for the Makos are Shawn Daniels, Rebekah Buchanan, Sharon Slayton and Chesleigh Lee.
In addition to the relay wins, 5 Mako swimmers earned High Point honors for their age divisions. Earning High Point honors were Caitlyn Slayton, Ashley Slayton, Jack Beachboard, Emma Peterson and Ben Sweeton.
Individual event winners were:
Samiah Wooten – Girls 8 & Under 25M Freestyle & 25M Backstroke
Sarie Hoffner – Girls 8 & Under 25M Butterfly
Lauren Lee – Girls 11-12 50M Free
Ashley Slayton – Girls 13-14 50M Free, 50M Backstroke & 100M IM
Sara Farmer – Girls 15 & Over 50M Free, 50M Butterfly & 50M Backstroke
Ben Sweeton – Boys 15 & Over 50M Free & 50M Backstroke
Kailee Williams – Girls 11-12 50M Breaststroke
Jackson Everett – Boys 11-12 50M Breaststroke
Amanda Farmer – Girls 13-14 50M Breaststroke
Jack Beachboard – Boys 13-14 50M Breaststroke & 100M IM
Caitlyn Slayton – Girls 11-12 100M IM, 50M Butterfly & 50M Backstroke
Clay Bailey – Boys 13-14 50M Butterfly
Relay team winners were:
Boys 15 & over 100M Free – Micah Hauge, Bradley Holmes, Ben Sweeton & Hayden Everett
Girls 15 & over 100M Free – Emma Peterson, Hannah Wright, Alexa Fults & Sara Farmer
Boys 13-14 100M Free – Jack Beachboard, Ethan Sherrer, Jackson Everett & Clay Bailey
Girls 13-14 100M Free – Amanda Farmer, Katie Hauge, Anna O’Connor & Ashley Slayton
Boys 11-12 100M Free – Nicholas Bogle, Mathias Buchanan, William Tobitt & Andres Cavalie
Girls 11-12 100M Free – Lauren Lee, Kailee Williams, Madeline DeWolfe & Caitlyn Slayton
Mixed 15 & Over 100M Medley – Emma Peterson, Micah Hauge, Hayden Everette & Sara Farmer
Mixed 13-14 100M Medley – Ashley Slayton, Jack Beachborad, Clay Bailey & Amanda farmer
Mixed 11-12 100M Medley – Andres cavalie, Jackson Everett, Caitlyn Slayton & Lauren Lee
The Makos are a year round competitive swim team which trains at the Manchester Recreation Complex. For more information, visit their website at: http://www.manchestermakosswimteam.com