April 12, 2019
First Silver Dolphin to Qualify for the 2020 Olympic Trials
RICHMOND, VA - Gold swimmer, Laura Goettler (17) of the Lake Erie Silver Dolphins has qualified for the 2020 United States Swimming Olympic Team Trials.
She swam a 2:32.85 in the 200 meter breaststroke this evening at the TYR Pro Swim Series Meet in Virginia. Laura was well under the qualifying time of 2:33.29, finishing 7th in finals.
Laura is also the first swimmer from Lake Erie Swimming District to qualify for the Olympic Trial meet scheduled for June 2020 in Omaha, NE.
Laura is coached by Dave Bocci and practices in the Butler, PA practice location of LESD.
About Lake Erie Silver Dolphins (LESD): Year-Round USA Swim Team with Silver Medal status for the 2019 Club Excellence by USA Swimming. Our mission is to develop nationally ranked swimmers while aiding in each child's social, physical, and emotional growth.
If you would like any additional information on this topic, please contact C.J. Musser.