New and improved qualifiers at ECA February Qualifier Meet

East Carolina Aquatics held its February Qualifier meet on Sunday, February 9, at Minges Natatorium in Greenville, NC.  The meet was one last chance for swimmers to earn qualifying times for the upcoming North Carolina Swimming Championship meets.   

Three swimmers from the Carteret site of ECA earned qualifying times for the first time this year.  Sam Johnson, 12, earned his cut for 14 & Under Champs in the 50 Fly, while Madison Bowen, 13, earned a cut in the 50 Free.  Teal Edholm, 15, earned Senior Champs qualifying times in the 100 Free and 200 IM. 

Emily Armen, 13, of Greenville, earned a new cut in the 100 Back and improved her entry times for the 50 Free and 100 Free.  Kristen Ivey, 14, improved her 200 IM qualifying time. 

Cameron Johnson, 14, of Carteret demolished his qualifying times in the 100 and 200 Fly.  Greenville’s Owen Lin, 11, improved his qualifying times in the 200 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Fly, and 200 IM.   Ezra Zapler, 12, also improved his eligibility in the 50 Free and 100 Back.   

Carteret’s Jack Nowacek, 17, earned Senior cuts in the 50 Free and 100 Fly.