July 30, 2019
ECA competed at the 2019 NCAC Tarheel States. held at UNC Chapel Hill, July 26-28.
10-year-old phenom Owen Lin won gold in five 10 & Under events, including the 50 Free, 100 Free, 100 Breast, 50 Fly and 100 Fly, and he took 2nd in the 100 Breast. He also raced in the 12 & Under 200 Free, 400 Free and 200 IM, finishing an impressive 6th, 7th, and 9th respectively against older swimmers.
Nathan True, 14, had an outstanding meet. He finished 1st in the 13-14 100 Free and 400 Free. He was 2nd in the 200 Fly and 6th in the 50 Free.
Madison Bowen, 12, finished 3rd in the 12 & Under 200 Free. She was also 9th in the 50 Fly.
Emmalyn Buskirk. 12, had a pair of 12th place finishes in the 12 & Under 200 Free and 400 Free.
Other competitors include Ahna Boyce, Audri Boyce, Anna Fountain, Layla Holland, Sullivan Holland, Avry Midgette, and Hannah Velarde.