Three Inducted Into the Maine Swimming Hall
Three swimmers were inducted into the Maine Swimming Hall of Fame this past Sunday.
Gina Mancini, Emily Caras Snyder, and Jason Thomas are the latest memebers of the Hall.
Mancini swam at Falmouth High School where she was a three-time NISCA All-American. n her 4 years of varsity swimming, she was undefeated in high school competition.
Snyder was a 5-time state record breaker at Cape Elizabeth High School who qualified was once ranked #1 nationally in her age group in the 200 free and 200 fly. She went on to swim collegiately at Cornell where she broke school records in the 200 free, 200 fly, and on 400 and 800 free relays.
And according to swimswam.com Thomas is a name that is still the record-books of Maine High School swimming almost 20 years after his graduation. His 1:40.70 in the 200 free and 4:33.21 in the 500 free set as a sophomore in 1999 are both still the state records.