Swimmers Achieve X-Cellence at Meet

Congratulations to all of those swimmers who competed at last weekend’s Meet of X-Cellence within the hallowed halls of Princeton University. It was a great weekend of swimming, with our 15 attending athletes grabbing some top places, 13 Career Best Times, some JO cuts, and even a few Zones times!

SCY was well-represented with a First place by Abbey Gardner in the 200 Free, and 8 Top 8 finishes by Abbey (3rd 100 Back, 2nd 100 Free, 200 IM, 400 Free); Brooke Gardner (8th 100 Back); Jake Riva (2nd in 100 Back, 4th in 100 Free); Emily Rothamel (7th in 200 Free); and Sam Russell (4th in 100 Breast).

Congratulations also go out to Jordan Maruska on her JO Time in the 100 Free; to Jake Riva who swam JO Times in his 100 Free and 100 Back, and also earned an Eastern Zones time in his Back; and to Abbey Gardner who earned JO Times in all 5 of her events (100 Back, 100 Free, 200 Free, 200 IM, 400 Free) and Eastern Zones cuts in her 200 and 400 Free!

Another stellar showing by our crew. Congratulations to all of the swimmers and coaches on a job well-done! Good luck this weekend at the SHY Long Course Meet!