Buccaneers News · Season Preview: Boys And Girls Swimming


The Xenia Bucs Swim Team is 29 members strong with 16 varsity swimmers, only two of which are seniors. Senior Carsyn Siefert will be the favorite to watch in mid-distance and distance freestyle events. She will be well supported by fellow senior teammate and returning swimmer, Micah Neeld, who is consistently solid in the freestyle and backstroke events. Other returning varsity swimmers on the ladies team are Sarah Bogan, Anna Carlson, Emma Cole, Karleigh Godfrey, Lauren Pham, and Isabelle Wickline.  As for the boys on the team, there are 6 returning varsity swimmers who have quite a few years of swim experience combined. These include Garrett Beam, Jack Neary, Nate Craft, Ian Delaney, Eli Caldwell, and Grant Smith. Junior Grant Smith will be a favorite to watch in the 50 and 100 free events. Freshman Will Miller shows huge potential in the breaststroke events, and new to the varsity team this year is Junior Nate Saner who will be another great asset to the team.