August 4, 2019
The LC YMCA National Team had a terrific showing this past week in College Park, Maryland, with the Women's Team taking home some hardware with a 3rd Place finish! The Men's Team finished 14th overall, earning Team SVY a 4th Place Combined Team finish. A total of 40 athletes (26 girls, 14 boys) represented Team SVY at the meet which was held at the University of Maryland.
Over the course of the week, the team won three individual YMCA National Championships and 16 total team records were broken (9 individual age group, 4 individual open, 2 relay open, and 1 relay age group).
A special congratulations to our below YMCA National Champions and record breaking relays:
Nathan Borges - 800 Freestyle - 8:18.81 (15-18 and open team record)
Victoria Eisenhauer - 50 Breaststroke - 32.52 (15-18 and open team record)
Victoria Eisenhauer - 100 Breaststroke - 1:12.92 (15-18 and open team record)
Women's 400 Medley Relay - Aziza Ganihanova, Victoria Eisenhauer, Emily Thompson, Catherine Meisner - 4:20.02 (3rd place finish and open team record)
Women's 800 Freestyle Relay - Catherine Meisner, Julia Meisner, Caitlyn Hughes, Aziza Ganihanova - 8:27.74 (3rd place finish and 15-18/open team record)
Our National Champions Nate and Victoria are in action again next week in Palo Alto, California for Speedo Summer Junior Nationals to offically conclude our 2019 LC campaign. GO SVY!