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FCS freshman Jones places in two state events
FROM STAFF REPORTS
Fredericksburg Christian School freshman Courtney Jones broke two school records en route to a pair of t0p-10 finishes at Saturday’s Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association state swimming championships.
Jones was sixth in the girls 100-yard freestyle (54.88) and ninth in the 100 backstroke (1:01.93) at George Mason University. She also joined Rachel Rutherford, Tessa Pleban and Mary Kathryn Pressley to place 20th in both the 200 and 400 free relays.
FCS finished 21st in the girls team standings with 22 points. Fredericksburg Academy was 30th with four points, thanks to a 15th-place finish in the 200 free relay. Mary Rose Hazel, Mary Gray Johnson, Maya Schattgen and Kirstie Harry were timed in 1:53.12.
FCS senior Seth Andrews broke his own school record while placing 22nd in the boys 500 free (5:19.07), but did not score.
Collegiate’s girls and Woodberry Forest’s boys earned the team titles.