July 20, 2016
Several Records Went Down at the NE Seniors Championships
at Brown University!
Kersten Dirrane (UN-UVAC) broke the NE OPEN 200 Breaststroke record in the prelims (2:35.20), and then crushed it again in finals clocking in a 2:33.43!
(ABF) swam a time of 1:01.97 in the Girls 100 back
breaking both the 15-18 and Open records set last year by Kaitlin
Harty (GMSC) of 1:02.59!
In the Boys 50 free, both Henry Gaissert (BGSC) and Nikolai Syssoev (BGSC) surpassed the previous record of 23.76 set by Matt Yish (SOLO) earlier this year. They swam times of 23.67 and 23.73 respectively! Now the 15-18 NE and RES records are own by Gaissert. Congratulations!
The CRIM 400 free relay of Andrew Bauer, Brandon Liao, Cameron Auchinachie and Anthony Marcantonio set a new Open NE record with a time of 3:31.54! The old record was 3:32.99 set by ABF last year. The second Place BGSC relay of Henry Gaissert,Andrew Matejka, Johnny Prindle and Nikolai Syssoev broke the 15-18 NE record of 3:33.84 held by CRIM with a time of 3:32.30!
Jarrett Jones (CCSC) set a new 15-18 NE record in the 200 IM! His time of 2:05.78 surpassed the record of 2:05.88 set by Connor Green (ABF) on 2014!
Natalie Mannion (CS) set a new NE Record in the 11-12 Girls 100 Free.Her time of :59.75 broke the previous mark of 1:00.14 set by Sydney Winters of MTSC in 2013.
Both 15-18 NE 400 medley relay records were broken! For the girls, the BGSC team of Maddie Wallis, Julia Donahue,Cathleen Li and Kylie Cronin swam a time of 4:24.03 breaking the record of 4:24.61 held by the Weymouth Waves. For the Boys, the CRIM relay of Cameron Auchinachie, Calvin Yang, Christian Schoen and Brandon Liao swam a time of 3:55.89 breaking the record of 3:56.77 held by Executive Swim Club!