The Shaker Heights swimming and diving team capped off their season with 5 State qualifiers competing in the 2016 OHSAA State Swimming & Diving Championships at the C.T. Branin Natatorium in Canton, OH. State qualifiers that competed in the State Championships were: Lyle Yost, Max Gustafson, Alex Murlin, Owen LaFramboise and Ted Sauerland.
Lyle Yost finished a remarkable freshman season with a 2nd place finish in the State Diving Finals. Alex Murlin and Max Gustafson each advanced to the swimming finals in their respective events, 200 IM and 500 Free. Alex finished 11th with a time of 1:54:39 and Max finished 9th with a time of 4:35:87.
Overall the Shaker boys’ team finished a very respectable 19th out of 50 schools in Division I.
Congratulations to all the Shaker swimmers, divers and coaches for an outstanding season!