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Erie Times-News Breakout Boys Swimmer/Diver of the Week: Colt Olson, North East

Colt Olson

North East senior swimmer Colt Olson is looking for one last run at the District 10 championships in his high school career.

He has been heating up lately for the Grapepickers with four event wins against Corry.

Olson swam the 200 IM in 2 minutes, 24.27 seconds before joining three winning relay teams. The 200 medley relay swam a time of 1:50.11, while Olson was also on the winning 200 free (1:38.45) and 400 free (3:46.99) relay teams.

He followed that up by winning the 50 free, the 100 butterfly and was in the winning 200 free and 400 free relays against Harbor Creek.

Poll results:

Who is the Breakout Boys Swimmer/Diver of the Week?

  • Colt Olson, North East (25%, 304 Votes)
  • Rex Riley, Cathedral Prep (24%, 295 Votes)
  • Griffin Schaetzle, Mercyhurst Prep (11%, 139 Votes)
  • Drew Huey, Warren (9%, 113 Votes)
  • Eric Zeigler, Meadville (9%, 108 Votes)
  • Lloyd Koester, General McLane (5%, 66 Votes)
  • Jordan Caldwell, Grove City (5%, 63 Votes)
  • Robert Sikatzki, Fairview (5%, 61 Votes)
  • Brent Benedict, Corry (4%, 45 Votes)
  • Phil Emerson, Franklin (3%, 33 Votes)
  • Tyler Lockhart, Oil City (0%, 12 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,239

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Posted in: Breakout Swimmer/diver, District 10, Swimming/diving

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