Ships led by plethora of seniors

Ships led by plethora of seniors


Ships led by plethora of seniors


Manitowoc Lincoln

Coach: Mike Zupek, 32nd year

Last year: second place, Fox River Classic Conference

Returning letter winners: Brandt Gilmer, Sr.; Jacob Healey, Sr.; Kyle Heinzen, Sr.; Aaron Hochkammer, Sr.; Jordan Olson, Sr.; Evan Pecore, Sr.; Ryan Van Ells, Sr.; Trevor Zipp, Sr.; Jack Burgarino, Jr.; John Cress, So.; Damian Klemish, So.; Dylan Neuser, So.; Riley Neuser, So.;

Outlook: The Ships feature five State qualifiers in Heinzen, Hochkammer, Cress and Dylan and Riley Neuser. Hochkammer was also second at the FRCC meet in the 100 backstroke. Zupek is happy to have an experience swimmer in every event combined with strong senior leadership in eight senior letter winners.

Two Rivers-Roncalli co-op

Coach: Karnie Goessl, 17th year

Last year: N/A

Returning letter winners: Cory Elger, Sr.; Josh Ladwig, Sr.; Nick Geiger, Sr.; Joel Griffith, Sr.; Dan Mark, Sr.; Cal Yakoubek, So.; Andrew Henderson, So.; Steven Sisel, So.; Nelson Krall, Sr.;

Outlook: Goessl is relying on her senior core to help the six new swimmers gain traction, being comprised of four sophomores and a freshman and senior. She is also hopeful the 200 free and medley relay teams can return to State for a second straight year.


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