August 9, 2016
ATAC shines at the 2016 Futures Championships in Atlanta
From August 4-7, 2016, two weeks after ATAC won the Florida Swimming Summer Senior Championships in Ft. Pierce, 16 ATAC swimmers were back in the water one last time this long course season for the 2016 USA Swimming Futures Championships. Qualifying swimmers from 10 states in the central and southeastern US competed in this long course meet at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center in Atlanta.
ATAC place 16th out of 62 scoring teams wiht 113 points.
ATAC swimmers competing at the meet by virtue of qualifying
times earned during the previous year included:
Morgan Ayers, Alec Bowie, Kealyn Bowie, Rafi Chambasian, Brandon Chason, Wyatt Foote, Cole Forbes, Charlie Gallagher, Christopher Holmes, Stephanie Holmes, Saige Kemeny, Claire Kercheval-Roig, Olivia Kercheval-Roig, Lauren Peavy, Ryland Sun, John Yambor-Maul.
Among all the great swims at the meet, the following ATAC swimmmers set new all-time ATAC records:
Stephanie Holmes, 15-16 Girls 1500 meter free (17:24.43)
John Yambor-Maul, 15-16 Boys 800 m free (8:23.45)
Cole Forbes, 15-16 Boys 1500 m free (16:08.10)
Ryland Sun, 15-16 Boys 100 m back (1:00.30)
Wyatt Foote, 15-16 Boys 100 m breast (1:07.40) and 200m IM (2:10.37)
Alec Bowie, 17-18 Boys 1500 m free (16:08.26)
Great job, ATAC!