August 1, 2013
2013 CT Regional Championship
Ridgefield Aquatic Club recently competed in the Regional Championships and put up one of the best team performances in recent memory. 13 and over swimmers swam the competition at Wesleyan University while 12 and under swimmers competed at Brookfield nearby. Both squads were putting up great results and the RAC coaches would like to congratulate the following swimmers that placed in the top 8 in their individual events:
Emma Brody (50 Free), Hannah Brody (100/200 Free, 50/100 Fly, 200 IM), Olin Clancy (50 Fly), Sophia Cocking (200 Breast), Jimmy DeMatteo (50/100 free, 50/100 Fly, 100 Breast), Catherine Maguire (200/400 Free, 50/100 back), Kasey McGerald (50/100/200 Breast), Elizabeth Schroppe (200 Breast), Hannah Seward (50/100/200 Free, 50/100 Fly), Julia Weiner (50 Free/200 Back, 200 IM), Drue Yarmolowitz (50/100 Breast), Alex Burns (200 Breast), Jeff Gilbert (100/200 back), Nicole Greene (200 Fly), Andrea Jelaska (800 Free), Austin Kenyon (800 Free), Ian Meyers (100 Fly), Jared Nussbaum (100Back, 100 Breast, 400 Free), Haley Snyder (100 Free, 200 Back, 200/400 IM), Jake Yarmolowitz (200 Fly), Rachel Zeolla (800 Free).
Great job to the following swimmers who were individual event champions:
Olin Clancy (50 Fly), Jimmy DeMatteo (100 Fly), Catherine Maguire (400 free, 100 Back), Kasey McGerald (50 Breast), Hannah Seward (50/100 Free, 100 Fly), Julia Weiner (200 Back), Alex Burns (200 Breast), Jeff Gilbert (100/200 Back)
Additionally, RAC swimmers made 30 new Age Group cuts at Regionals.
Great job swimmers!