Swim coach Amyee Hargett inducted into Nebo Hall of Fame
Amyee Hargett, swim coach at Springville High School from 2007 to 2016, was inducted into Nebo Hall of Fame in January.
Amyee Hargett swam for the SHS swim team in the 1980s. Following her swimming career in high school, she swam for Brigham Young University. In 2007, Amyee returned to SHS as head coach for both the boys’ and girls’ swim teams. She continues to coach the most successful swim teams in Springville High’s school history.
During Coach Hargett’s nine years, the boys’ team won seven consecutive region titles (2007-2013) with back-to-back state championships in 2008 and 2009. She continued with six more top-four finishes Four Nebo School District Board of in the state including a third-time runner Education members were sworn into office up, two other third-place finishes and oneby Tracy Olsen, Nebo School District’s fourth-place finish. The boys’ team also business administrator, on Jan. 11. won six relays at state. There were many Three are returning board members and successful individual swimmers during one is starting her first term of office on this time at SHS, with swimmers winning the board. 11 individual state titles and back-to-back Dean Rowley ran unopposed in the Swimmer of the Meet awards in 2014 and The girls finished in the top four at state Springville and Spanish Fork areas. He 2015. Three swimmers continued swimming in 2010 and 2015. They won their first will serve for a fourth four-year term as after high school graduation at the Region Championship in over a decade in board member. collegiate level. Coach Hargett’s success 2010. Through all this success, the girls’ Randy Boothe won his seat in the Spanish was recognized by the other coaches in team broke many records. In total, 16 of Fork, Benjamin and Lake Shore areas. the state as she was voted Boys’ Coach of the 22 school records were broken under He will serve on the board for a fourth the Year in 2008, 2010, and 2013. Coach Hargett. Some records were broken four-year term.
During Coach Hargett’s career, the multiple times. Overall, Coach Hargett’s Christine Riley ran unopposed in the girls’ team had a successful run of its own. SHS teams have earned 101 state medals. Payson and Spring Lake areas. She will Nebo School District Board of Education by
Randy Boothe, Dean Rowley, Lisa Rowley and Christine Riley were sworn in as members of the Tracy Olsen, the district’s business administrator.