November 8, 2017
Silver Tide Poppy Invitational
Saturday November 4th-Sunday November 5th, 2017
Meet Goals and Purpose:
1. For JOW, OW, and JAG swimmers to gain meet experience at a multi-day competition that includes finals.
2. Applying race strategies, skills, and techniques from practice at a meet
3. Cheer on teammates and have fun!
Meet Stats (ex. number of swimmers, best times, first time competitors, etc.):
ýý We had 97 swimmers in the meet from first time swimmers in JOW to long-time vets in HP
ýý RIDICULOUS amount of best times :)
ýý Despite most
of the AGP,
P, and HP
swimmers being out
of town, our
JAG and under
swimmers were just
fantastically loud during
their cheers and
had a strong
and positive deck
1. First time Provincials Qualifiers: (some even qualified in the next age group up!)
ýý Ashton Mollenkoph:100 br ýý Levi Dickson:100 br ýý Tahya Dickson: 100 br, 50 br, 100 fly ýý Sophie Binch: 200 IM, 100 free, 100 fly, 100 bk 2. Para Nationals Qualifier: ýý Cadence Hosack: 100 free, 100 fly
OSC had quite a few alternates who were well-prepared and able to take advantage of no-shows in finals. Lots of extra best times and team points were earned in the last session of the meet, with several second alternates getting in and swimming lifetime best times!
Way to go O!