Rock Springs Swimmer John Spicer Signs with Morningside Univ.
Rock Springs athlete John Spicer certainly ended his high school career on a high note as he was named the Co-4A Swimmer of the Year joining Ethan Merrill of Cheyenne Central. Spicer had a solid 4A State Meet by repeating as the state champion in the 100 freestyle with a time of 47.30. He won that event as a junior in 2022 with a clocking of 48.25.
Spicer placed 2nd in the 50 free at the 2023 Championships and anchored 2 relay teams for the Tigers that took 2nd place, the 200 free and the 400 free. Rock Springs was the 4th place finisher in the team standings at this year's State Meet.
Morningside University of an NAIA school that is located in Sioux City, Iowa. The Mustangs compete in swimming in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference.