August 12, 2015
With NE Swimmers at two fast meets last week (Age Group Zones in
Richmond and Nationals in San Antonio), RES records flew off the
At Zones, Aaron Zhu (SOLO) - set new RES records in the 50 breast and 200 IM. His time of 33.06 in the breast broke the record of 33.96 shared by Corey Swanson (ABF) set in 2001 and Michael Normoyle (MTSC) set in 2007.His time of 2:19.94 in the 200 IM broke the RES record of 2:21.80 set by Will Barao (SSYS) last year!
At Nationals, Jack Blyzinskyj (BGSC) set a new Open record in the 100 back with a time of 54.58 breaking the previous record of 54.68 held by David Russell (ABF) since 2007!
Wyatt Ubellacker (BGSC) broke his own RES record of 22.78 in the Open 50 free with a new time of 22.27!
Matt Grauslys (ESC) surpassed his previous RES 15-18 100 fly record of 54.59 with a new time of 54.49!
And Laura Sogar (ABF) broke both of her RES Open breaststroke records. In the 100 breast, Laura swam a time of 1:07.41 breaking her previous record of 1:07.57 set in 2013 and in the 200 breast, Laura lowered her time from 2:24.86 to 2:23.54!