After having their three-year state championship streak snapped last season, the Panthers made a relatively easy time of winning the Class 4A state title.
With a talented group of underclassmen, Coronado scored 449 points Friday to roll to the Class 4A Desert Region title at UNLV.
The top times, as reported by coaches, for Saturday’s action are here:
Here are Saturday’s best times based on reports from coaches
Here’s a look at Saturday’s best times in girls swimming, based on results reported by coaches:
Led by its Green Valley 400-yard freestyle relay, the Green Valley girls swimming team brought home a state championship.
The team championships for both boys and girls at Friday’s Class 4A Sunrise Regional swimming championships came down to Coronado and Green Valley and the final event of the day — the 400-yard freestyle relay.
Coronado’s Timothy Newton recorded a score of 530.35 on Monday night to win the Class 4A Sunrise Region boys diving championship at UNLV.
Maddy Pewtress won two individual events and swam on two winning relay teams Saturday at Multi-Generational to lead Eldorado’s girls swimming team to a 118-62 win over Chaparral.
Allison Wiegand won two individual events on Saturday to lead Silverado’s girls swimming team to a 116-85 victory over Canyon Springs at Multi-Generational.
State championships: 2018
State runner-up finishes: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2010, 2009
Individual state champions: Valerie Kitchens (2018, 200 IM), Elizabeth Clinch (2018, 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke), Raissa Gavino (2018, 100 breaststroke), Victoria Navarro (2017, 200 freestyle and 100 freestyle), Abigail Richter (2017, 200 IM and 100 backstroke), Abigail Richter (2016, 200 freestyle and 100 backstroke); Victoria Navarro (2015, 100 freestyle); Abigail Richter (2015, 200 IM and 100 backstroke); Crysta Imahara (2011, diving); Allie Dodds (2009, 200 freestyle and 500 freestyle); Addie Oswald (2009, 200 IM); Kara Oiness (2000, 1 mtr diving); Aubrie Cropper (1999, 1 mt diving); Aubrie Cropper (1997, 1 mtr diving)
Relay state champions: 2018 (200 medley, 400 freestyle), 2017 (200 medley, 400 freestyle), 2016 (200 medley, 400 freestyle); 2015 (200 medley, 400 freestyle); 2010 (400 freestyle); 2009 (400 freestyle)
Region championships: 2016, 2015, 2010, 2004, 2002, 2001
Region runner-up finishes: 2018, 2017, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009, 2008, 2006, 2005, 2004
2018 postseason: Won the Class 4A state meet (94 points), 20 points ahead of second-place Palo Verde.
Finished second (403 points) at the Class 4A Sunrise Region meet, 105 points behind Coronado.
Last 10 seasons
2018: Class 4A state champion, second in Sunrise Region meet
2017: Second in 4A state meet, second in Sunrise Region meet
2016: Second in Division I state meet, Sunrise Region co-champion
2015: Second in Division I state meet, Sunrise Region champion
2014: Fifth in Division I state meet, second in Sunrise Region meet
2013: Fifth in Division I state meet, second in Sunrise Region meet
2012: Tied seventh in 4A state meet, second in Sunrise Region meet
2011: Fifth in 4A state meet, second in Sunrise Region meet
2010: Second in 4A state meet, Sunrise Region champion
2009: Second in 4A state meet, second in Sunrise Region meet