FAST had a great weekend at the Meet of Champions in Mission
Viejo. Many swimmers posted lifetime bests and Simon
Lamar reset his FAST Team Record for the 13-14 Boys 1500
Freestyle. Congratulations Simon! FAST highlights are
below. Complete results from the meet can be viewed here.
The Women's 800 Freestyle and Men's 1500 Freestyle were
contested on the first day of the meet. Evan
Munaretto dropped 11 seconds in the 1500 for a final time
of 16:17.77 and 15th place overall. Simon's
16:26.38 surpassed his previous team record and lifetime best by
over 5 seconds and finished in 19th place (Previous Record: Simon
Lamar--16:31.91, May 2013). Kayleen Bretz
dropped a second in the 800 for a final time of 9:43.67.
Isabella Kearns and Elise
Garcia posted best times in the 400 Freestyle on Friday
morning. Isabella took off 2 seconds for a
lifetime best 4:36.32 and Elise dropped 6 seconds
finishing in 4:37.32. Evan slipped under
4:10 for the first time with a lifetime best 4:09.85.
Isabella and Lindsey Clary raced
in the evening Finals of the 200 Butterfly.
Lindsey finished 5th in the C Final for 21st place
overall. Isabella raced to 4th place in the
B Final for 12th place overall and posted a lifetime best
Gwen Walter kick-started the momentum for
FAST on Saturday with a lifetime best 2:08.41 in the 200
Freestyle. Diego Pabalan followed suit in
the men's event posting a lifetime best 2:05.68.
Lindsey dropped 4 seconds in the 200 Breaststroke
posting a lifetime best 2:48.77. Jerad
Kaskawal dropped 15 seconds in the 400 IM finishing in
4:56.89. Isabella earned a spot in the C
Final of the 400 IM and swam a lifetime best 5:02.19 finishing in
19th place overall.
Isabella and Emilee White
started off the day with great 100 Butterflys. They both swam
best times -- Isabella (1:06.59) and
Emilee (1:12.82). Gwen and
Lindsey swam great in the 1500 Freestyle turning
in best times of 17:27.94 and 17:23.55 for the 15th and 10th
places, respectively. Kayleen dropped 15
seconds for a final time of 18:17.89 and posted a lifetime best
along the way at the 800-meter mark (9:43.15).
Jerad finished 11th in the 800 Freestyle with a
lifetime best 8:24.96. Evan claimed 24th
place with a 5 second drop and a lifetime best 8:36.26.
Simon dropped 4 seconds to finish in
8:42.30. Ganem finished off the meet for
FAST earning 4th place in the C Final (20th overall) in the 100
Breaststroke. His time of 1:08.24 was a lifetime best.
Great work, FAST!