Cam Peacock, a freshman from Hopkinsville, achieved a remarkable feat this weekend at the Region I Championships at the Rick Cohn Aquatic Center, securing a spot in the state swim meet for the first time at the competition. He placed second in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:37.82 while also claiming fifth place in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:11.61.
Cody Robinson also had an impressive performance in the pool, placing fifth in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 2:13.65, as well as eighth in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:21.25. McHale Manning-Lewis rounded out the team’s accomplishments with a 14th-place finish in the 50-yard freestyle, clocking an impressive 32.03.
Overall, Hopkinsville’s team placed ninth in the competition, amassing 59 points and showing impressive skill and determination. For Cam Peacock, this is just the beginning of a potentially successful career in competitive swimming.