June 26, 2012
June Invite – High Lights-
Trident arrived at the La Mirada Splash Center Last Thursday evidently ready to swim FAST. After several months of hard work, the Tridents swam FAST. Alec Hsing led the boys with two outstanding swim which currently rank him 2nd in these event nationally for 13 year old boys.
In the women’s side Lexi Hopps led the girls - two lifetime bests earning her two top 8 finishes (with a 23 second drop in her 1500 meter free).
Ryan Tse (100 % Best Times) and Raymond Lam (100 % Best Times) both made their first Consolation Finals and both improved over their morning swims.
Other Top performances were turned in by Wesley Kao, Robert Lee (100 % Best Times), Rebekah Ankeny, Nathan Au (100 % Best Times), Timothy Chu (100 % Best Times) and Rachel Ramos.
New Team Records were set by Kelly Prawira in the 8 & under 50 breaststroke. This time also qualified her for Summer Junior Olympics. Joyner Cai set a new 9-10 50 meter Backstroke record. Theresa Lo set new team records in the 15-16 100 Back, 400 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Fly. Mei Ling Chun established records in the 400 IM and 50 Free (Relay Leadoff), while Lauryn Robbins beat the old record in the 15-16 100 breaststroke. Lexi Hopps has new team records in the 400 Free and 1500 Meter Free.
On the Boys side David Wang surpassed Michael Wang’s record in the 11-12 100 meter free with a 1:02.79. Michael Wang broke the 13-14 100 meter free, 100 Fly and 200 Fly team record. While Alec Hsing set new records in the 100 Breast, 200 Breast and 400 IM.
Top 8 Finishers
Alec Hsing Gold :100 Breaststroke, 200 m Breaststroke
Michael Wang Silver: 200 Fly 100 Free (6th)
Edgar Chin (4th) 100 Breaststroke
Lexi Hopps 1500 m Free (7th) 800 m Free (8th)
David Wang 100 Free (4th) 200 Free (Silver)
- There were numerous Southern California Reportable Times achieved.
- 19 New Team Records
- New Summer Junior Olympic Time Standards
Great Job TRIDENT!