November 14, 2017
Wave November Mini Meet Recap
Great meet over the weekend with lots of best times. We did have a lot more athletes at this meet than we normally have at our Mini Meets- almost 130 were there competing, but the number of new best times was really awesome.
The following athletes made their first PNS Gold time, making them eligible for the AGI Meet this coming weekend (November 18-19):
Mia Bancroft (9) 50 Fly and 50 Breast
Lindsey Giesen (9, already had 50 Free) 50 Fly and 50 Back
Tyler Zhang (11) 50 Breast
Priyanka Kudallur (10) 50 Fly
Vincent Ngo (12) 50 Breast
Dylan Vu (9) 50 Back
Josh Wu (11) 50 Back and 50 Breast
The following athletes made new USA Swimming Motivational Times:
Mia Bancroft (9) BB 50 Breast
Anton Chebotaryov (10) B 50 Breast
Aarohi Gandhi (9) B 50 Free
Khanak Jain (10) B 50 Back, B 50 Breast
Nikhil Kadam (10) B 50 Back
Maddy Kelly (10) B 50 Breast
Samyuktha Krishnan (10) B 50 Free
Kyle Li (10) B 50 Back
Aneesh Managuli (10) B 50 Fly, B 50 Free
Mehek Mathur (10) B 50 Back
Zoe Meyer (11) B 50 Free
Armaan Mohapatra (10) B 50 Back
Vincent Ngo (12) B 50 Free
Parthiv Sravanan (9) B 50 Back
Dylan Vu (9) BB 50 Back
Josh Wu (11) B 50 Back
Tyler Zhang (11) B 50 Free
Some highlights from the practice groups:
Nimi Oladosu had a nice meet completing all of her event legally and dropping time in two of them including a 12 second time drop in her 25 Fly
Lauren Hizzey completed all three races legally; first time for her 25 Fly and 25 Breast. Lauren also dropped over 2 seconds in her 25 Free
Skyler Cheng and Bailey Tang both dropped significant time in all three races.
Darren Lee , Nicole Tanto and Lina Wu all dropped time in all three races. Darren finished 3rd in the 25 Breast.
Neha Phatak had a really nice meet with big time drops in all three of her races.
Tanay Boda looked vastly improved which showed up on the scoreboard in his 50 Free where he dropped 8 seconds.
Matthew Choy and Kevin Ni both finished in the top 3 in each of their events. Zoe Piepkorn won the 25 Free, and Polina Stremiakova won the 25 Fly
Mia Bancroft and Simone Boczar finished top 3 in all three of their races. Maddy Kelly won the 50 Back. Ani Purkayastha won the 25 Breast. Dylan Vu won the 50 Back. Daniel Xia won both the 25 Breast and 25 Fly as well as finishing 2nd in the 25 Free.
Pratyush Kore swam all best times including a 15 second drop in his 50 Back
Aanika Nakra had a really nice meet with all best times and a great swim in her 50 Free
Lindsey Giesen , Aneesh Managuli, Zoe Meyer, Vincent Ngo and Tyler Zhang were all 100% new best times. Aneesh finished first in all three of his races.
Luke Barnett , Sanjana Desai, Priyanka Kudallur, Tor Nelson and Josh Wu were all 100% new best times. Bianca Lungu finished first in all three of her races.
You can see the Meet Results here:
You can see the Athlete Improvement Report here: