July 31, 2012
Travelling to Portland Oregon, Alec Lezcano participated in the 2012 LC Sectional Championships July 24-28. The competition, held at the Mount Hood Aquatic Center in Gresham Oregon, played host to almost 50 teams from the pacific northwest and four corner areas of the U.S.
Alec, in his first ever sectional meet, swam to two best times, including a new 15-16 boys record in the 100 backstroke. Alec's time of 1:03.34 broke a ten year old record with the team. Alec's other best performance came in the 200 freestyle, where he drop several seconds to swim a 2:05.95.
Throughout the competition, Alec gained valuable experience competing at the next level. His highest placed finish came saturday in the 50 freestyle where he placed 35th out of 91 swimmers.