2018 Girls State Meet Summary – Carmel’s swimmers Trude Rothrock and Kelly Pash garnered four first place finishes and two relay championships to help capture 32 straight team titles for their school (33 total). Yorktown’s Emily Weiss captured a third straight title in the 100 breaststroke and in doing so set a new National Record in the event. The remaining individual champs were Julia Wolf, Bloomington South, Kay Foley, Munster, Tessa Wrightson, Zionsville, and Sara Troyer, Northridge. Alex Bader was Jay County’s 1st Mental Attitude winner, This was Northridges first ever second place team finish at State and their Coach Hembree was named Coach of the Year
2018 Boys State Meet Summary – In 2018, Carmel won their fourth consecutive state title, setting two state meet records, one National record and set a record for the most team points scored and won (nine of eleven) swimming events. Carmel more than doubled the team score of runnerup Franklin Community. This was Franklin Communty’s first ever second place team finish at State and their Coach Zachary DeWitt was named Coach of the Year. Carmel’s Coach Chris Plumb tied Jon Jepsen for the most State Team Championships by any boys coach. Isaac Khamis, Richmond won his second State title in diving and took home the Mental Attitude Award.