March 18, 2019
This past weekend the Markham Aquatic Club hosted their annual April Invitational Swim Meet at the Markham Pan Am Centre. The event brought together 28 other competitive swim clubs and saw a great mix of swimmers.
Maya Troup won 5 medals (gold 50m butterfly 34.95, silver 100m freestyle 1:13.75 and 100m backstroke 1:24.58 and bronze 50m freestyle 32.71 and 50m backstroke 39.59). Sean Maile earned 3 medals (gold 100m butterfly 1;16.36 and 200m butterfly 2:54.42 and silver in the 50m butterfly 33.78). Shaunna Walker-deJong secured 2 medals (silver 50m freestyle 27.70 and 50m butterfly 29.62). Josephine Streppel also netted 2 medals (silver 100m butterfly 1;07.44 and bronze 50m butterfly 29.94). Also gaining the podium and earning 1 medal was Hailey Murdoch (bronze 50m breaststroke 45.59).
Earning a spot in the top 10 for their event were: Clare Ashton, Kaylee Cody Hodgson, Hannah Caron, Jack Croswell, Owen Inglis, and Brooke-Lynn Litwiller.