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Westfield Y 12&U Devilfish Compete at 2022 NJ YMCA SC State Championships

Westfield Y 12&U Devilfish Compete at 2022 NJ YMCA SC State Championships

The Westfield Area YMCA Devilfish swim team sent 27 12 and under state qualifiers to the NJ SC YMCA State Swimming Championship meet, hosted by the Ocean County YMCA in Toms River on February 25th - 27th. The 9-10’s swam timed finals, while the 11-12’s swam preliminaries during the day and the top 16 finishes swam in finals at night.The team finished in 6th place, up 2 places from the 2020 meet, which was the last time it occurred. 11 of our swimmers contributed to multiple top 16 finishes and all of our relays made it into the top 8! In addition,Jane Kavanagh reset her 11-12 Girls 200IM record with a time of 2:15.79.

Top 16 finishes were achieved by the following swimmers:

GIRLS 9-10: Olivia Babeu (12th 100 Breast); Gemma Giordano (4th 50 Back, 6th 50 & 100 Breast & 50 Fly, 13th 50 Free); Hannah Koglin (16th 50 Breast); Annabelle Tao (15th 100 Breast)

BOYS 9-10: Lucas Moussouni (4th 50 Back, 5th 100 Back, 9th 100IM, 16th 100 Free); Adham Salama (4th 50 Breast, 7th 100 Breast)

GIRLS 11-12: Sahasra Botcha (12th 200 Breast); Emma Crall (3rd 200 & 500 Free, 6th 100 Free, 10th 50 Free, 13th 50, 100 Fly, 14th 200IM); Mira Emany (7th 200 Breast); Daniella Eriksson (10th 500 Free, 12th 50 & 100 Breast); Kaylie Gao (10th 50 Back, 11th 200 Back, 13th 500 Free); Jane Kavanagh (1st 50 & 100 Free, 100IM, 2nd 100 Breast & 200IM, 6th 200 Free, 7th 100 Fly)

Boys 11-12: Jacob Galczynski (10th 100 Free, 11th 50 Free, 12th 100IM, 16th 50 Fly); Alex Giangone (3rd 200 Fly,10th 50 Fly, 13th 100 Fly); Benjamin Lane (11th 50 Back, 13th 100 Back, 14th 200 Back); Jonathan Peterson (14th 200 Free & 100IM, 16th 100 Back)

Congratulations to the entire State Team!