February 22, 2016
After an impressive weekend of fast swimming across all age and practice groups, Somerset Valley YMCA finished 1st Overall at the 2016 NJ YMCA Silvers Championships! This marks the 11th consecutive year that SVY has won the team title, scoring almost 200 points more than we scored at this meet last season. Below are the top-5 team finishes:
1. Somerset Valley YMCA - 3100.5
2. Somerset Hills YMCA - 2607 points
3. Lakeland Hills YMCA - 2336.5 points
4. Red Bank YMCA - 1657.5 points
5. Wyckoff YMCA - 1401 points
In addition to winning the team title, the following age groups finished top-2 overall:
11-12 Girls - 1st place
13-14 Girls - 1st place
13-14 Boys - 2nd place
15-18 Girls - 2nd place
15-18 Boys - 2nd place
Congratulations to all, this was a great team meet that saw SVY athletes across all practice groups come together yet again to represent our program with fast swimming and great sportsmanship.
All focus now turn towards NJ YMCA States. The 12/Unders are up first, as they look to lay the foundation with another strong showing at the 12/U State meet this weekend at Ocean County YMCA. Good luck to ALL who are competing this weekend at OCY!