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Memorial Boys Capture Tenth State Title

February 21, 2009 -

The Madison Memorial boys swim team capped off an undefeated season by capturing the school's tenth state championship.

Nate Broadbridge got the meet off to an outstanding start with a 2d place finish in diving. The 200 Medley Relay, the team of Kyle Challis, Shaun Marcott, Ben Anderson and Broadbridge followed that up by finishing a strong fourth.

Michael Drives victory in the 200 free was the most impressive performance of the meet. His time of 1:38.02 eclipsed the state record by 1.3 seconds and broke the UW-Natatorium pool record established by Olympic medalist, Peter Vanderkaay.

Freshman, Patrick Franken had a significant time drop to move up to 9th in the 200 IM while Jake Schneider finished tied for 9th and Anderson finished 16th in the 50 free. Challis finished 14th in the 100 fly while Schneider placed 15th in the 100 free. In the 500 free, Franken moved up to 12th while Drives was significantly under the previous state record with his runner up finish in the 500 free.

The 200 Free relay of Anderson, Broadbridge, Schneider and Drives beat the previous state record held by Memorial captured the bronze. Challis had fantastic performance in the 100 back moving up to a tie for fourth. Senior, Shaun Marcott, finished his high school career in impressive fashion with an 8th place finish in the 100 breast. Finally, the 400 free relay of Schneider, Challis, Michael Salerno and Drives brought home a 4th place finish to secure the victory.

Congratulations State Champion Spartan Boys.

Memorial Boys Claim Runners-Up Trophy in Closest Boys Division I State Meet in History

February 16, 2008 -

In what seems like Dejvu for the Madison Memorial Boys team... they also... like the girls team... claimed the program's fourteenth runners-up finish in the closest Division I Boys state meet in history. The Spartans lost to Hartland Arrowhead by one point, 217-216.

Highlights of the meet:
- Senior Chris Johnson won the 200 Free in 1:42.22
- Sophomore Michael Drives won the 200 IM in 1:54.57
- Chris Johnson broke the school record in the 500 Free with a 4:37.81

Congratulations to the 2008 Madison Memorial Boys on a great season.

28th Annual JMM Boys Alumni Meet - Friday, December 22, 2006

Dust off that Speedo and find your goggles... The 28th Annual JMM Boys Alumni Meet will be held on Friday, December 22nd, 2006 at the friendly confines of Madison Memorial pool. Here are the important times:

WARMUPS: 4:30 PM
PARADE OF ALUMNI: 5:30 PM
MEET STARTS: ~5:45 PM
POST-MEET CELEBRATION (@ Gammon Road Nitty Gritty): 7:30 PM

Remember that the earlier you can arrive at the meet, the more time Bill has to put together our winning line-up. After our victory, we will celebrate at the Nitty Gritty (off of Gammon Road towards Middleton)

Happy Holidays to everyone and hopefully we will see many of you on the 22nd!!

Memorial Boys Repeat As State Champions

February 19 , 2006 - The Madison Memorial Boys Swimming & Diving team claimed the program's first back-to-back state title since 1980-81 by outscoring runner-up Arrowhead by 27 points. Memorial claimed the programs eighth WIAA Division I title in school history by winning all three relays despite being seeded first in only one relay heading into the meet.

Congratulations to the team on a tremendous performance. To read more about the meet, click on the link below:

Wisconsin State Journal Article on Boys State Title (Sunday, February 19)

2006 WIAA State Boys Championships to Air on Fox Sports Net North

Fox Sports Net - NorthCheck out the 2006 WIAA State Girls Swimming & Diving Championship on Fox Sports Net North (Channel 26). Swim official Art Luetke and Head Girls Coach, Jason Verhelst, were both commentators!!

Tuesday, February 28 - Division I Championship @ 7:00 PM
Thursday, March 2 - Division II Championship @ 6:00 PM
Wednesday, March 22 - State Highlight Show @ 6:30 PM

To purchase a DVD copy or to find out the complete and current broadcast schedule for all WIAA events please log-on to www.prepfilms.com

27th Annual JMM Boys Alumni Meet - Thursday, December 22, 2005

Dust off that Speedo and find your goggles... The 27th Annual JMM Boys Alumni Meet will be held on Thursday, December 22nd, 2005 at the friendly confines of Madison Memorial pool. Here are the important times:

WARMUPS: 4:30 PM
PARADE OF ALUMNI: 5:30 PM
MEET STARTS: ~5:45 PM
POST-MEET CELEBRATION (@ Nitty Gritty): 7:30 PM

Remember that the earlier you can arrive at the meet, the more time Bill has to put together our winning line-up. After our victory, we will celebrate at the Nitty Gritty (off of Gammon Road towards Middleton).


ATTENTION PARENTS: There will be a Parent's Gathering after the Alumni Meet at Phil & Kris Brown's House (14 Rye Circle) Please come and catch up with former and current Memorial Parents.

Please view the Parent's Get-Together Flyer Adobe Acrobat File for more information


Happy Holidays to everyone and hopefully we will see many of you on the 22nd.

Memorial Boys Claim 2005 State Title in Kolp's Final Year

February 19 , 2005 - The Madison Memorial Boys Swimming & Diving team claimed the program's seventh WIAA Division I state title on Saturday, February 19, 2005. It is the Memorial boys first state title since 1996, after finishing runners-up in the last four seasons. Memorial scored 269.5 points ahead of Hartland Arrowhead's 222 points. On their way to the title their were several records set including:

NEW STATE & SCHOOL RECORD
200 Medley Relay - 1:33.61 (Mauricio Sousa, Cody Smith, Michael Vergeront, Peter Mullee)
NEW SCHOOL RECORD
50 Free - 21.06 (Michael Vergeront)
NEW SCHOOL RECORD
100 Fly - 49.86 (Michael Vergeront)
NEW SCHOOL RECORD
100 Free - 46.43 (Peter Mullee)
NEW STATE & SCHOOL RECORD
200 Free Relay - 1:25.76 (Mike Schultz, Michael Vergeront, Peter Mullee, Michael Hanson)

With the new relay records, Memorial now owns all three of the state relay records. Congratulations to the team on a tremendous performance and what a fitting ending to Kolp's long, storied career as our head boys swim coach. To read more about the meet, click on the link below:

Wisconsin State Journal Article on Boys State Title (Sunday, February 19)

Article on Kolp in Wisconsin State Journal
February 13 , 2005 -

To view the recent article in the Saturday, February 12th Wisconsin State Journal on Kolp click on the link below:

Wisconsin State Journal Article on Kolp

Best of luck to the Madison Memorial boys as they move on to state.


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