On Friday morning in Canton, Saint Joseph Academy senior swimmer Maddy Kelly punched her ticket to the state finals in both of her events.
In the 50 freestyle, she finished 16th overall in a school-record time of 24.01 to advance to Saturday’s “B” Final where swimmers will compete to finish anywhere from 9th-16th place.
In the 100 backstroke, Maddy finished second in her heat in a time of 56.07 to finish 7th overall in the prelims in the event, out of 24 swimmers. With her performance, she advances to the state final heat tomorrow and a shot at a state title.
The finals begin at 4:00 p.m. tomorrow from the C.T. Branim Natatorium in Canton.
Congratulations and best of luck Maddy!