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8x South Carolina 3A State Champion Silas Crosby Verbals to Military West Level


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Greenville, South Carolina’s Silas Crosby has introduced his verbal dedication to the USA Army Academy for 2021-22. He’ll be part of Ian Shahan and James Don in Military West Level’s class of 2025.

“I’m honored to announce my verbal dedication to proceed my athletic and tutorial profession on the U.S. Army Academy at West Level. I need to thank my household, mates, coaches, and anybody else who helped me get up to now in my profession. I’m grateful to have this superb alternative to swim, research, and serve my nation. Go Military! Beat Navy!”

Crosby is a rising senior at St. Joseph’s Catholic College. In three years of highschool swimming, he has gained the 500 free thrice (4:41.69 junior yr, 4:46.66 as a sophomore, 4:46.65 as a freshman), the 200 medley relay twice instances (he swam free as a junior, breast as a sophomore ), the 400 free relay twice, and the 200 free (1:44.55 as a sophomore). He was runner-up within the 200 free (1:44.36) as a junior, the 200 medley relay as a freshman (swam breast), and the 200 free relay as a freshman. And he positioned third within the 100 breast in his freshman season (1:02.86).

Crosby does his membership swimming with Staff Greenville. In February, he gained the 200 free, 500 free, 1650 free, and 400 IM and was runner-up within the 1000 free and 200 IM on the South Carolina LSC Senior State Championships. The meet produced personal-best instances within the 200 free and 400 IM. Crosby competed at 2019 Winter Juniors East and notched PBs within the 500/1650 free and 200 IM.

Greatest SCY instances:

  • 1650 free – 15:47.87
  • 1000 free – 9:22.19
  • 500 free – 4:34.91
  • 200 free – 1:41.71
  • 400 IM – 3:57.56
  • 200 IM – 1:53.41
  • 200 breast – 2:08.33

Crosby’s greatest instances would have helped the Black Knights at 2020 Patriot League Championships. He would have been 11th within the 1650 free. He would have simply behind rising Military West Level sophomore Ford Blaylock, with whom he’ll overlap two years. Crosby will even spend a yr with Jack Venker, who positioned sixth within the mile. He additionally would have joined Venker within the B ultimate of the 400 IM. It took 4:33.68 to get a second swim within the 500 free on the convention meet. Crosby will overlap with A-final scorers Blaylock and his classmate Sean Dwyer and rising junior Kevin Lin who scored within the B ultimate.

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