BAY MINETTE, Ala. - Baldwin County High School Swim Team closed out a very successful season with an awards banquet. In addition to recognizing swimmers with team awards, those selected to All-County were also recognized. They include Alec Morris, Kenny Weatherford, Hamp Weatherford, Brady Seals, William Hastings, Kristen Phillips, and Samantha Rogers.
The team is led by Zeb Hilburn who was also named the Baldwin County Swim Coach of the Year. Congratulations to these student-athletes and a big congratulations to Coach Hilburn as well.
Team awards presented at the banquet included:
Female Swimmer of the Year: Emma Stuart
Male Swimmer of the Year: Kenny Weatherford
Female Freshman of the Year: Anna Parker
Male Freshman of Year: John David Weatherford
Most Dedicated Female: Kristin Phillips
Most Dedicated Male: Alec Morris
Most Improved Male: William Hastings & Brady Seals (First Time Sectional QualifierS)
Most Improved Female: Samantha Rogers
Female Newcomer of the Year: Madelyn McKinley
Male Newcomer of the Year: Justus Perioux
Fastest Freestyle: Hamp Weatherford
Best Butterfly: Olivia Lamb
The BCHS Swim Team finished in fifth place at the County Meet and had five qualify for Sectionals and had the Mens' Relay Team compete in the 400 Freestyle Relay. Coach Hilburn said he is very proud of the dedication and performance of his swimmers and is looking forward to an even better swim season next year.