April 7, 2014
At the recent Far Western Championships in Morgan Hilll, CA, Hunter Hitchens lowered his own team record in the 200 yd Butterfly.
After a personal best time from prelims with a 1:56.30, Hunter’s final’s time improved .06 seconds to once again re-set his own record to a 1:56.24.
As a result, Hunter’s combined scores from all events swam earned him the 13-14 boy’s high point winner with 62 points, 9 points more than long-time rival Alex Liang from Palo Alto.
The Novaquatics finished 3rd over all in team points behind Palo Alto and Santa Clara Swim Club.