YACS’s new swim team qualified to compete against 300 other athletes in the GICAA state swim meet at the Cherokee Aquatic Center on January 28, 2017.  All three YACS swimmers earned state medals!  Seventh grader Emma Brock received three state medals: 2nd place in the 100 individual medley, 2nd place in the 50 place breaststroke, and 3rd place in the 50 butterfly.  Eighth grader Reese Miller received three state medals: 5th place in the 100 individual medley, 5th place in the 50 backstroke, and 7th place in the 100 freestyle.  Eighth grader Keller White received two medals; he was the state champion in the 50 butterfly and the 100 freestyle.  Information about next year's swim season will be coming soon.