Meet Recap: 2016 Junior Champs & B Champs!!

Two more weekends, two more great meets for the Retriever Aquatic Club!! Over the last two weekends, the RAC swimmers competed at the 2016 MD LSC Junior Championships and the 2016 MD Swim “B” Championships, both meets were held at UMBC. AS a team, we performed well and swam fast!! Here are some key highlights from these two meets:

2016 MD LSC Junior Championships (3/11 – 3/13)

·         217 Life-time Best Times post by RAC Swimmers

·         Individual Champions:

o   Tyler Ai – 400 IM & 200 IM

o   Sarah Alexander – 50 back & 50 Free

o   Alyssa Corb – 50 Breast, 100 Free & 200 Free

o   Abbey Farmer – 200 Fly

o   Nick Howard – 100 Back

o   Joshua Liu – 100 Free & 50 Free

o   Sarah Mar – 200 Breast

o   Claire McKissick – 400 IM

o   Cecilia Pham – 50 Back

o   Vincent Pham – 100 Free, 200 Back, 50 Back, 100 Fly & 50 Free

o   Zach Sating – 200 Breast

o   Sydney Usher – 500 Free, 100 Free & 200 Free

o   Rebecca Younts – 100 Back

o   Impressive Time Improvements:

o   Tyler Ai  – 15.70 second drop in the 400 IM

o   Sarah Alexander – 11.31 second improvement in the 500 Free

o   Ellie Carris – 7.60 second drop in the 200 Free

o   Ben Crone – 22.88 second improvement in the 500 Free

o   Rachel Daniel – 9.04 second drop in the 200 IM

o   Hannah Hale – 12.54 second improvement in the 500 Free

o   Morgan Keating – 6.48 second drop in the 200 Free

o   Isabella Klemm – 8.12 second improvement in the 200 Breast

o   Zachary Lin – 19.50 second drop In the 400 IM

o   Maggie Malone – 19.37 second improvement in the 500 Free

o   Claire McKissick – 10.44 second drop in the 400 IM

o   Savannah Onyenorah – 5.17 second improvement in the 200 Breast

o   Victor O’Toole – 14.36 second drop in the 400 IM

o   Guise Pham – 5.06 second improvement in the 200 IM

o   Vincent Pham – 5.57 second drop in the 200 Back

o   Hailey Roberts – 5.17 second improvement in the 100 Free

o   Maggie Stein – 9.44 second drop in the 200 Fly

o   John Tis – 5.70 second improvement 200 IM

 

MD Swim “B” Championships (3/28 – 3/29)

·         116 Life-time Best Times post by RAC Swimmers

·         Top Three Finishers:

o   Julia Lovas – 2nd Place, 100 Breast

o   Nicholas Damico – 3rd Place, 100 Free

o   Josiah Daniel – 3rd Place, 200 free 7 200 Fly

o   Christian Del Orbe – 3rd Place, 50 Back

o   Torun Shahani – 3rd Place, 100 Free

o   Alexander Smith – 3rd Place, 100 Free

o   Impressive Time Improvements:

o   Ellie Carris – 7.09 second drop in the 100 Fly

o   Andrew Chen – 7.58 second improvement in the 100 Fly

o   Nicholas Damico – 6.11 second drop in the 50 Fly

o   Superior McCowin – 7.12 second improvement in the 100 IM

o   Josiah Daniel – 6.96 second drop in the 200 Free

o   Christian Del Orbe – 11.23 second improvement in the 100 IM

o   Sarah George – 6.56 second drop in the 200 Breast

o   Sophia Hale – 12.95 second improvement in the 200 Back

o   Mackenzie Pearson  – 17.79 second drop in the 100 Fly

o   Hailey Roberts – 7.87 second improvement in the 50 Fly

o   Daniel Sentz – 9.70 second drop in the 100 Free