December 30, 2008
Ukiah Daily Journal Staff
Updated: 12/30/2008 08:53:43 AM PST
The Daily Journal
The Ukiah Dolphins
recently competed in two meets, one in
Zoe Lazaro, who is 12, swam eight races in the two days, improving her times in five of them. She improved her 200 free time to 2:43.18, her 500 free by well over a minute to 7:27.97, her 200 breast to 3:20.64, and her 50 fly to 38.75. Her time in the grueling 400 IM was a very strong 6:26.67, placing her 9th in the C division.
Adriaan Boer who is 14, improved in four of his six races. He improved over 25 seconds in the 500 by swimming a 6:35.71 and placing second in the C division. He did a 1:23.49 in the 100 back, a 1:33.60 in the 100 breast and a 3:02.56 in the 200 IM.
Fifteen-year-old Marcus Ramirez swam eight races, winning the two longest, and placing in the top four in the others. He won the 500 free, swimming his second best time ever, and won the 400 IM in a new team record time of 4:50.73.
Taylor Palleson who
is 11, swam under similar freezing conditions in