February 8, 2018
CONGRATULATIONS to all 100 swimmers who raced at the Regional Championships last weekend (Feb.2-4) at the Canada Games Aquatic Centre.
For the 5th season in a row LAC won the overall team title. Top 5 team scores were 1)LAC 1151pts 2)GMAC 1015pts 3)GHAC 962pts 4)WAC 733 pts 5)CW 721.5pts
We had 37 swimmers win a total of 99 medals in individual events (36 gold - 26 silver - 37 bronze). Individual medalists were: Katie Callon 4G-2B; David Hickey 4G; Carter Buck 3G; James Quigley 2G-3S-1B; Madelaine Shoemaker 2G-3S; Junsoo Pak 2G-2S-2B; Leah Polito 2G-1S-2B; Chris Drasovean 2G-1B; Ewan Shearer 2G-1B; Lauren Campbell 2G; Jacob Seddon 2G; Nora Pierre 1G-4S; Colin Shearer 1G-2S-2B; Sam Cormier and Cleo Murphy 1G-1S-2B; Sam Fish 1G-1S; Nikola Darvill-Kaiser 1G-2B; Emma Pastrano 1G-1B; Isabelle Burton,Holly Holden 1G; Alex Lobo 2S-1B; Sonya Demidenok 2S; Naeve O'Leary 1S-2B; Ryan Ball, Emilee Pool, Michael Quigley 1S-1B; Lucas Lin 2B; Kiera Ball, Ryan Estabrooks, Sasha Goodreau, Esther Lu, Kira Mels Williams, Ella Mills, Haley Murphy, Amaris Peng, Mila Shull, Sarah Tyrrell 1B. Twenty other swimmers had a top 8 finish in an individual event.
Our percentage of best times improved was an excellent 71.1% (432/607 individual swims) and 21 swimmers achieved 100% pb's. Congratulations to Carter Buck, Katie Callon, Rachel Caron, Ryan Estabrooks, Nicole Fernandes, David Hickey, Etienne Joulin, Chloe Kennedy, Andy Lian, Lucas Lin, David Maar, Ella Mills, Ethan Mills, Haley Murphy, Grace Phillips, Jacob Seddon, Mikayla Seddon, Colin Shearer, Ewan Shearer, Ben Shull and Mila Shull.
Carter Buck set a club record in the 13/14 boys 50BK, and we had four first time Provincial qualifiers: Isabelle Burton, Chris Drasovean, Haley Murphy and George Trevor.
GREAT JOB EVERYONE! ONWARD and UPWARD!