January 10, 2017
Our swimmers joined eight other NJ teams for the 3-day SVY New Years Splash meet at Raritan Valley Community College this past weekend. The post-holiday outing bore NJ Gold and Silver times, Top-3 finishes, and a bunch Career Best Times! A great weekend was had by all.
Of our 29 Top-3 finishes, 15 First Places were earned by Peyton Berg (100 Back, 100 Breast, 200 IM, 50 Free); Andrea Carlson (100 Back); Jordan Maruska (200 Breast); Jake Riva (100 Back, and the 50, 100, 200, 500 Free); and Sam Russell (100 and 200 Breast, 100 Fly, 50 Free).
There were and incredible 73 Career Best Times swum by 34 of our 42 attending swimmers. Too many to mention here, there were significant cumulative drops earned by many, including Jillian Berg (-20 secs), Peyton Berg (-28 secs), Andrew Carlson (-19 secs), Anthony Carlson (-10 secs), Andrew Colligan (-26 secs), Jacob Conklin (-10 secs), Jacob Leddy (-58 secs), Joey Licata (-19 secs), Grace Maruska (-13 secs), Teddy Mills (-10 secs), Jake Riva (-53 secs), Will Vetter (-30 secs), and more.
Qualifying for NJ JO’s and Senior Championships with a cumulative 15 Gold times were Peyton Berg (100 Back, 100 Breast, 100 and 200 IM, 50 and 200 Free); Jordan Maruska (200 Breast, 1000 Free); Jake Riva (100 Back, and the 50, 100, 200, 500 Free); and Sam Russell (100 and 200 Breast, 100 Fly, 100 Free). There were also 34 Silver times swum.
Results have been uploaded into the system; check out My Meet Results in your account or on OnDeck.
Realtime results can be seen at http://results.teamunify.com/njsvymca/
Congratulations to all of the swimmers!
Next up, Winter Cup…