March 4, 2019
East Carolina Aquatics competed in the MOR BC States Meet, held March 2-3 at Willis Casey Natatorium on the campus of NC State University in Raleigh, NC. All swimmers had best times and there were several top 8 finishes.
Helen Dennison won the Girls 13 & Over 200 Back in 2:21.72. She was placed 2nd in the 100 Fly (1:11.37), 100 Back (1:08.02), and 100 Fly (1:11.37). She also finished 3rd in the 200 IM (2:34.87) and 5th in the 200 Free (2:12.98).
Layla Holland finished 2nd in the 9-10 Girls 100 Free in 1:20.43 and was 6th in the 50 Free in 35.19.
Hannah Velarde finished 4th in the 13 & Over Girls 100 Fly in 1:16.39 and 5th in the 50 Free in 28.18. She was also 6th in the 100 Free in 1:03.86.
Shadia Taylor finished 5th in the 9-10 Girls 100 Fly in 1:48.23. She also placed 8th in the 50 Fly in 43.58.
The girls 10 & Under 200 Free Relay team of Taylor, Holland, Ahna Boyce, and Avry Midgette, and placed 4th in a time of 2:29.77.
Other competitors include Aubrey Chanthavong, Ethan Clifford, Elisabeth Hang, John Hinchey, Aislin Kelly, Davin Seymore, Ethan Siska, Ethan Tart, and Charis Velarde.