March 10, 2020
Spartan Swim Club
Spartan Swim Club, Box 1001, RPO Vedder Crossing, Chilliwack, B.C., V2R 3N7
Spartan Swim Club places fourth in overall team rankings at the BC Winter Provincials in Victoria! Competing against all other swim teams in BC, Spartan swimmers brought home fourteen medals March 5th– 8th. In total 610 athletes raced at the 2020 BC Winter Provincials from all across the Province.
Leading the way for the Spartans was 14 year old Madisen Jacques who won three Gold medals in the 100m Fly, 200m Fly and 1500m free. Madisen also won silver in the 400m IM and she was fourth in the 200m IM, sixth in the 200m Free and seventh in the 100m Free.
Looking at other Spartan 14 and Under Girls Bronwen Wheeler swam to a Bronze medal in the 1500m Free and fourth in the 400m Free, 400m IM and fifth in the 200m Fly as well as seventh in the 200m IM. Brooklyn Pickford swam to sixth in the 100m Breast and Aryka Bennett placed seventh in the 200m Fly.
In the Girls 15 and over category 17 year old Haley Klenk was a close second in the medal production claiming Gold in the 100m Backstroke and 200m Freestyle. She also won Silver in the 200m Back, Bronze in the 400m Free and was fourth in both the 200IM and 100m Free. Emily De Jager splashed her way to a Bronze in the 200m Free and she was fourth in all the 1500m Free, 800m Free, 400m Free and she was eighth in the 100m Free.
Racing against the 16 and Over Boys Myles Wheeler won Silver in the 200m Breaststroke and was fifth in the 400m IM. Logan Sparks managed a Bronze in the 1500m Free and he was sixth in the 800m Free. James De Jager fought his way to fourth in the 400m Free, fifth in the 800m Free, sixth in the 1500m Free and he was eighth in the 200m Fly. Mervin Jeridico was seventh in the 100m Breast.
Caden Hyde competing in the Para Open category placeing fourth in the 100m Back, 400m Free and he was fifth in the 50m Free and 100m Free and seventh in the 200m IM
Spartan Women’s 200m Medley Relay Team composing of Haley Klenk, Sheigh Gaudette, Madisen Jacques and Emily De Jager brought home a Silver Medal.
Spartan Men’s 200m Medley Relay consisting of Mervin Jerodico, Myles Wheeler, James De Jager and Logan Sparks placed third for a Bronze Medal.
Congratulations to all Spartan athletes in attendance!