May 14, 2012
Barbara Caraballo, Maddie Hess, Jon Hofrichter, and Amy Taylor swam at the Gulf Coast Swim Team's "Trials Qualifier" meet on May 10-13, in Ft. Meyers Florida. The meet was put togethere to give Florida's elite swimmers a chance to race each other and get Olympic Trials cuts.
Barbara caraballo placed second in two events, the 100 Fly (1:02.39) and the 200 I.M. (2:20.19), both swims were Blue Wave team records.
Maddie Hess won the 100 backstroke in a time of 1:04.08, and just barely missed her Olympic Trials cut in that event by .09.
Amy Taylor swam a best time in her 100 and 400 freestyle events. Jon Hofrichter swam four best times in the 400 IM, 400 Free, 200 IM and the 200 back.