Eight members of the Pierre Swim Team have qualified and been chosen to compete with Team South Dakota at the 2018 14 & Under Midwestern All-Stars Swim Meet held in Elkhorn, Nebraska on January 10-11. Elkhorn’s Common Ground facility will play host to several hundred of the top swimmers from Colorado, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Iowa.
Pierre Swim Team’s head coach Kent Huckins said, “Pierre has a great representation on Team South Dakota. I am very proud of the effort the kids have put in and excited for the opportunity they have to compete against some of the top athletes in the region.”
Team South Dakota is made up of 71 of the top 14 and under athletes from clubs across the state. Mason Ward-Zeller and Charlie Simpson will be competing in the Boys 9-10 division; David Stagg and Spencer Skjonsberg in the boys 11-12 division; Aidan Burke in the boys 13-14 division; Michelle Weiss in the girls 11-12 division; Ella Ward-Zeller and Katelynn Axtell, for girls 13-14.