Sacred Heart Academy will hold a school-wide pep rally for its state championship swimming team Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 2:05 – 2:40 p.m. in the Sacred Heart Academy gymnasium, 3175 Lexington Road, bldg. 21.
During the pep rally, the team will present the state championship trophy to Mary Lee McCoy, SHA principal.
This is the sixth consecutive championship for the AquaValks and the 29th overall. The Valkyries finished with a team score of 520.5. Sacred Heart Academy had four swimmers (the most allowed) qualify in each team event on finals day, a first in Coach Jim Luebbe's career.
Congratulations to Claire Donan, Annabel Crush and Tonner DeBeer on being named First Team All-State.
Tonner DeBeer was named both the outstanding meet competitor and the Midway University KHSAA Female Student Athlete of the Year.