July 14, 2017
The Otters had a pair of strong travel competitions last weekend from Thursday to Sunday July 6-9, 2017. Highlights from the Mark Prothero Invitational in Federal Way, Seattle include:
Run Qian Gong - Gold in 200 Breast, Bronze in 100 Breast
Sophia Hartvikson - Bronze in 50 Back
Nicholas Hilkewich - Bronze in 50 Back
Christopher Ruus - Silver in 100 Back and 50 Back
Bonnie Wang - Silver in 50 Back
Samantha Zastre - Silver in 800 Free, Bronze in 400 Free, Bronze in 200 Free, Silver in 200 Back - 4 new Junior times in 800 Free, 400 Free, 100 Back and 200 Back! 2 Club records in 100 and 200 Back!
Jimmy Zhang - Gold in 100 Back and 50 Back
Highlights from BC AAA Champs in Kamloops include:
Natascha Borromeo - Bronze in 100 Back
Tina Guan - 2 Junior times in 200 Breast and 200 IM - Club Record in 200 Breast!
Olivia Jakeman - 1 Junior time in 100 Fly
Leo Liu - Gold in the 100 Breast and 200 Breast
Thea Masselink - 2 Club Records in 100 and 200 Back!
David Zhao - 2 Club Records in 50 and 200 Free!
100% of swimmers that attended AAA's made at least 1 final; Andersen Stewart and Jessica Zhang made finals as well.
Overall, very strong competitions for Otters! Go Otters Go!