January 29, 2017
Alaska Senior Championships (Homer) January 27-29, 2017 (3 swimmers)
Three members of KKW traveled to Homer in late January to swim at the Alaska Senior Championships meet. The team placed 10th out of 10 teams overall, scoring 5 points total. Out of 18 swims total, the team lowered their best times in 6 events for an improvement rate of 33%.
Lindsay Byron swam well over the weekend at her first Senior Champs meet, earning her highest finish at 18th in the 500 free. She dropped time to set a personal best in her 200 free and 200 IM, improving her IM time by 9.48 seconds. Also her first Senior Champs meet, Ruby McCue was the only KKW swimmer to make finals. She placed the highest of the team with a 5th place finish in the 50 free and scored 5 points. Ruby shaved a total of 8.17 seconds off her best times over the weekend. Emma Campbell swam a variety of events, scoring her highest finish at 14th in the 200 IM and dropping her time to a personal best of 2:30.08, an improvement of 2.32 seconds.