Babcock earns third, fifth place finishes at state swim
Last updated 2/27/2020 at 5:49pm
FEDERAL WAY – Cheney swimmer Trae Babcock wrapped up his high school pool career with a pair of top-five performances at last weekend’s 2A state swimming meet at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.
Babcock finished third in the 50-yard freestyle with at time of 21.70 seconds, 77/100ths of a second behind state title winner Dietrich Meyer of Olympia, with teammate and brother Rainer Meyer edging Babcock for second in 21.69. Babcock shaved 15/100ths of a second off his preliminary time in the finals of the sprint race.
The senior also brought home fifth place in the 100 freesty...