910Rec: Fayetteville Aquatic Swim Team swimmers headed for N.C. Swim championships

The Fayetteville Aquatic Swim Team (FAST) will send a group of its athletes to compete in USA Swimming state championship meets in the upcoming weeks.

Fayetteville Aquatics Swim Team competed at the 2015 MOR qualifying meet in Goldsboro on Feb. 14. FAST qualified 12 swimmers for the NC State Competition.  This is a record number of swimmers from Fayetteville qualified for a USA Swimming state championship event.


The Senior State Championship will be held at the Triangle Aquatic Center in Cary on Feb. 22 and 26, and the following athletes will represent FAST:

Elizabeth Hetherigton - 100 Back, 200 IM, 100 Fly, 100 Breast, 200 Breast, Free and Medley Relays

Logan Dail - 50 Free, 100 Free, 100 Fly

Annabella Tuley - 100 Back, 200 Back, 200 Free, Free and Medley Relays

Mary Talkington - 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 Free, Free and Medley Relay

Alondra Gonzalez - 50 Free, 100 Free, 100 Fly, 100 Back, 200 Back, Free and Medley Relays


The following weekend, the 14-and-under state swim championship will be hosted at the Greensboro Aquatic Center, and FAST has seven swimmers who qualified for the meet:

Maddie Shook

Adrianne Stevens

Timofey  Boykov

Elijah Tung

Kyle Thompson

Molly Hickey

Michael  Auderer