The Hewitt-Trussville Swimming team opened the 2017 season with an impressive performance at the Westminister Sprint Invitational. The event was held October 3 at Lifetime Fitness. Head Coach Molly Jones was pleased with the performance. "The first meet of the season was a success! Great times were had by all and adding some first place finishes really has me excited for the rest of the season."

The Boys team won the event with 125 points. Here are the full team results
1. Hewitt-Trussville 125 points
2. Jasper 94 points
3. Prattville Christian 49 points
4. Briarwood Christian 41 points
5. Westminster 32 points
6. Mountain Brook 30 points
7. Gadsden City 21 points
8. Thompson 10 points
9. Trinity Presbyterian 0 points

*The Huskies won the 200 Meter Medley Relay with the team of Noah Weissgerber, Brandt Gooden, Drake Amick, and Caleb Knox. That win was worth 18 team points.
*In the 100 Meter Freestyle Brandt Gooden came in second and Noah Weissgerber came in fifth.
*In the 100 Meter IM Drake Amick finished first and Will Bradley finished fifth.
*In the 50 Meter Freestyle Caleb Knox finished first and Noah Weissgerber finished fifth.
*In the 50 meter Butterfly Drake Amick finished first, Brandt Gooden finished second, and Will Bradley finished fifth.
*In the 200 Meter freestyle Caleb Knox came in second.
*In the 50 Meter Backstroke three Huskies placed in the top 5 (Drake Amick, Caleb Knox, Noah Weissgerber)
*In the 50 Meter Breaststroke Brandt Gooden came in first, Will Bradley came in third, and JV Musso came in sixth.

The Girls team also had a great event finishing third out of 10 teams. Here are the full results:
1. Trinity Presbyterian 97 points
2. Mountain Brook 89 points
3. Hewitt-Trussville 54 points
4. Westminster 46 points
5. Thompson 39 points
6. Jasper 37 points
7. Indian Springs 17 points
8. Gadsden City 16 points
9. Prattville Christian 12 points
10. Briarwood 0 points

*In the 200 Meter Relay the team of Elly Fraser, Alex Mueller, Christina Starkey, and Niala Cross finished third.
*In the 100 Meter Freestyle Niala Cross finished third
*In the 100 Meter IM Alex Mueller finished first and Elly Fraser finished sixth
*In the 50 Meter Butterfly Alex Mueller finished fourth
*In the 200 Meter Freestyle Niala Cross finished fourth
*In the 50 Meter Backstroke Alex Mueller finished third and Elly Fraser finished fifth