October 21, 2013
WHAT Swimming Dives Into First Competition
WHAT Swimming dove into their first meet of the season attending the CDOG 8th Annual IMX Cup held at Wesleyan University.
The IMX Cup is a USA Swimming program whereby swimmers will be scored and ranked nationally on their performance in a combination of five or six events. The purpose of the program is to promote versatility in age group swimming while advocating greater participation and development across a range of events that are integral to long term success in swimming.
Age Groups and Events
The following single age groups and event combinations will be tabulated and scored for both men and women:
& Under; 10-year olds:
200 IM, 200 Free, 100 Back, 100 Breast, 100 Fly
11-year olds; 12-year olds:
200 IM, 400/500 Free, 100 Back, 100 Breast, 100 Fly
14, 15, 16, 17, and 18 -year olds:
200 IM, 400 IM, 400/500 Free, 200 Back, 200 Breast, 200 Fly
The following WHAT Swimmers placed in the Top Six in their age group and received trophies for their accomplishments:
Charles Perks (3rd), Mikel Palaj (4th), Jett Rosner (1st), Ian Speero (2nd), Amber Rocheleau (1st), Samantha Hagberg (3rd), Kate Bell (5th), Sydney Perks (4th), Avery Metcalfe (6th), Michael Baldini (2nd), Will Galant (6th), Nicole King (6th), Sarah Perleski (6th), Harrison Saperstein (5th), Danielle Rocheleau (2nd), Haley King (4th) Erica Woods (6th), Matthew Gwozdecke (2nd), Tor Stumo (3rd), Celeste Salopek (2nd), Christina Guertin (4th), Molly Nordquist (3rd), Rachel Shenkman (4th), Jordan DiMauro (6th), Elenor Zhu (5th)