HS swimming poll: Pope, Kennesaw Mountain rise

By Fletcher Proctor

Score Atlanta

Parkview squared off against Brookwood over the weekend with the Panthers winning the overall meet. The Class AAAAAA No. 1 Panthers dominated No. 7 Brookwood 204-101, but the No. 1 Brookwood girls knocked off No. 6 Parkview 188.5-125.5. Parkview claimed the overall competition 329.5-289.5.

Kennesaw Mountain moved into the boys Class AAAAAA poll after winning the Mountain Madness over the weekend. The Mustangs now sit at No. 9 in the rankings. The Kennesaw Mountain girls fell from No. 2 to No. 3 after coming up just short to Harrison in the same event.

Pope defeated Lassiter in a dual meet, dropping Lassiter to No. 4 in the AAAAAA boys poll. Pope, meanwhile, moved up to No. 5 in the boys A-AAAAA poll and No. 5 in the girls poll.

Darlington checked into the boys A-AAAAA poll after finding success against Cass and Calhoun while Rome moved up to No. 9 following a third place finish at the Northwest Georgia Regionals. The No. 9 Rome girls finished second in the NGRC.

AAAAAA BOYS

1. Parkview

2. Alpharetta

3. Walton

4. Lassiter

5. North Gwinnett

6. Mill Creek

7. Brookwood

8. Dacula

9. Kennesaw Mountain

10. Chattahoochee

AAAAAA GIRLS

1. Brookwood

2. Walton

3. Kennesaw Mountain

4. Lassiter

5. Peachtree Ridge

6. Parkview

7. Mill Creek

8. North Gwinnett

9. Johns Creek

10. Etowah

A-AAAAA BOYS

1. Marist

2. Wesleyan

3. St. Pius X

4. Dalton

5. Pope

6. Oconee County

7. Woodward Academy

8. Westminster

9. Rome

10. Darlington

A-AAAAA GIRLS

1. Westminster

2. Woodward Academy

3. Marist

4. St. Pius X

5. Pope

6. North Paulding

7. Wesleyan

8. Calvary Day

9. Rome

10. Greenbrier

2 comments Add your comment

Swimdad2013

January 22nd, 2013
6:16 am

Thanks for the swimming update.

Lakerman

January 22nd, 2013
1:11 pm

Gwinnett County Championships should be fantastic this weekend!