October 16, 2022
Home meet Report
New A times, new best times, lots of first time swimmers made for an exceptional first meet of the year! Here are a few highlights – full results report is attached to this email.
We had a few swimmers who came out racing and flew to the lead. Winning events we had Madelyn touch first in the 10 & Under girls 50 and 100 breaststrokes; Mason won the 25 free and 25 backstroke – the latter with a State A qualifying time for his very first swim meet – well done Mason! William won all 4 of his races in the 13-14 boys division – with wins in the 100 free, 100 fly, 100 back and 400 IM. William also had State A qualifying times in the 100 back and 400 IM. Olivia J took top honors in the 100 backstroke for 10 & Under girls; Alana scored first in the 100 breaststroke; Kennedy swam to a legal 25 breaststroke for the 8 & Under girls win; and Claire took top honors in the 10 & Under girls 100 yd freestyle.
Other HRVST Swimmers in the top 4 included Ivy with 2 2nd place finishes in the 25 free and 25 back; Dawson who had a top finish of 3rd in the 50 backstroke; Dara who was 3rd in the 25 free; Cruz who swam to 3rd in the 25 backstroke; Piper showed her strength in all the strokes with a 3rd place finish in the 200 IM; Ben who raced to 3rd in the 50 breaststroke; Isaac who also found success in the 50 breaststroke with a 4th place finish; Charlie swam to 4th in both the 100 free and 50 fly; Grace swam to a strong 4th in the 200 IM and Mirabel finished 4th in the 25 yd freestyle in her first race with the HRVST.
Finishing 5th in the 50 free was Sully; Delia swam to a 5th place finish in the 500 yd freestyle with a minute improvement!!; Ella was 5th in the 200 IM with a great swim; Flurry also finished 5th with a great swim in his 50 breaststroke while sister Greta also took 5th in the 25 freestyle for the Osprey. Other top 10 finishes included Aria who had a 6th place finish in the 25 back; Hattie with a strong finish in the 50 backstroke for 9th; Kellen raced to 7th in the 50 freestyle while Addy raced to 10th in the 50 free; Kira had 2 – 6th places in both the 50 free and 50 breaststroke; Asher raced to an 8th place finish in the 50 back; Carter took on that 50 backstroke and swam to 7th while Leah raced in the 500 free and finished a strong 7th. Rounding out the top 10 for the team included Olivia R with a 10th place swim in her first 25 free and Trudy with an 8th place swim in the 50 freestyle.
Lily raced the 50 free for 11th, while Ludivine scored 11th in the 25 freestyle; both Lola and Taj raced to 12th place in the 50 freestyle, while Lincoln and Talia both had strong 50 freestyle swims and James tried out those tricky races – the 50 back and 50 breaststroke events. Isa placed 11th with a strong 50 breaststroke; Natasha & Jovie both swam well and competed in both the 50 back and 50 free; and Kira had some great races including scoring points in the 50 freestyle with an 11th place finish.
Keep up the great work Osprey!