SNS STRONG @ 2018 Winter Junior Championships - West

It was a tremendous and record breaking weekend for Sierra Nevada Swimming at the 2018 Speedo Winter Junior Championships – West held in Austin, TX, December 5-8, 2018 through the exploits of each of the Men’s Teams for the Sierra Marlins Swim Team (SMST) and DART @ Davis.

The SMST Men’s Team won the overall Men’s Team Title comprised of the following athletes:

Ben Dillard

Jack Gillespie

Colby Mefford

Sammy Meyer

Finn O’Haimhirgin

Sean Swift

The DART Men’s Team set a new National Age Group Record for the 15-16 y/o 800 Freestyle Relay composed of the following athletes:

Tate Cutler

Connor Daniels

Christopher Ranlett

Gianluca Urlando

And last, but definitely not least, on his way to winning the Men’s High Point ChampionGianluca Urlando from DART @ Davis, set THREE 15-16 y/o National Age Group Records in the 100 Butterfly, 100 Backstroke and the 200 Butterfly, with the previous record holder for that event being none other than Michael Phelps.  

Congratulations to not only these athletes, but to all the SNS Athletes who represented our LSC in Austin, TX. 

Sierra Nevada Strong… Sierra Nevada Proud…