August 2, 2019
GCY has a NATIONAL CHAMPION! Congratulations on a GREAT SWIM McKenzie Campbell!!
GCY's McKenzie Campbell won the 400 IM at YMCA Nationals last night in College Park, Md! The GCY Makos are catching fire, the girls team is now in 8th place overall thanks to McKenzie's amazing swim AND 3 relays finishing 11th, 9th, and 3rd OVERALLL! Combined boys and girls we are 15th overall!
McKenzie: 1st in the 400 IM in 4:54.31 (2016 Olympic Trials Cut and new GCY Team Record), 4th in the 100 Butterfly (1:02.50, new GCY team Record)
Dax Harris: 10th in the 1500 Fr (10:36.42 and new USA Swim Futures Cut), 19th in the 200 Fr (1:57.59, new USA Swim Futures Cut and GCY Team Record, both 15-18 and OPEN)
Girls Relays Just Blowing Up, 2 out of 3 were team records and the 3rd Place finish was our highest in team history! Here are the various participants:
- McKenzie Campbell: Breast (and some fly) on 200/400 Medley Relays, also 200 Free Relay
- Emily Ally: Back on 200/400 Medley Relays, also 200 Free Relay (Various best time lead off splits)
- Omega Pinnix: 200 Free Relay and and Free on the 400 Medley Relay
- Alexandra White: 200 Free Relay and Free on the 200 Medley Relay
- Piper Burton: Fly (and some breast) on the 200/400 Medley Relays)
- Maeren McGonigal: Free on the 400 Medley Relay
Boys 200 Free Relay (17th in the Country!)
- Craig Herndon (Lead off split is Craigs first Junior National Cut) - 24.17
- Noah Rock
- Danny Gatling
- Ethan Womble (24.30 anchor leg split)
SEVERAL MORE BIG SWIMS TO COME, MEET IS STILL GOING ON!
GCY's 2019 YMCA National Team:
CONGRATULATIONS TEAM! Meet continues in College Park, Maryland through Saturday!