May 19, 2014
AnnaBeth Blankenship (10) and Katheryn Livingston (12) set new team records at The 2014 Swim Macon Invitational this past weekend. AnnaBeth set the 10 & Under 400m IM record with a time of 7:35.31 on Saturday. And then in her final swim on Sunday Katheryn sets the new team rocord for the 11 - 12 girls 200m Butterfly with a time of 2:59.32, breaking Andie Hadaways record of 3:06 last summer. Records have been updated.
The small group of 20 swimmers braved the cold temps of The Macon & Highland Pool, 55 degrees air and 70.9 degrees at meet start. Despite the conditions The hurricanes came away with a third place team standings, numerous top 3 individual places, and 7 swimmers with 100% Life time best swims.
Swimmers with 100% Life Time Best Times: Sara Conroy, Kaleigh Feger, Michael Gruver, Zach Grugle, Andie Hadaway, Madison Park, Alexis Underwood.
Top three finishers:
Jacob Abeyta - 2nd 200 Free, 200 Back - 3rd 50 Free
AnnaBeth Blankenship - 2nd 400 IM - 3rd 50 & 100 Breast
Lindsey Conroy - 1st - 100 Back, 50 & 200 Breast 3rd - 50 Back
Kaleigh Feger - 1st - 50, 100 & 400 Free, 2nd 200 Free, 50 Breast, 100 Back
Olivia Hadaway 3rd - 200 Back
Katheryn Livingston - 1st 200 Free, 50 & 200 Fly, 200 Back, 2nd 50 Free, 50 Back
Madison Park - 2nd - 200 Back, 400 Free, 3rd - 200 Free
Alexis Underwood - 2nd - 100 Breast
Next up for The Hurricanes:
June 20 - 22 The Dothan, Al. Meet (Water Park Party)
June 27 - 29 Richard Quick Auburn Inv.