February 23, 2015
Michigan Open Feb 13-15 at Oakland University
Paige, Julia and Emily J participated in the Michigan Open one of the fastest meets in the state bringing in teams from outside the state of Michigan for the competition. Emily was fighting and illness but still swam just off of her best times. Julia also had good swimming qualifying for finals in the 100 fly and 200 fly and just missing in the 100 free. Paige had 3 best times making finals in the 50 free and earning a state time.
District Meet Feb 21-22 at Holt HS
The district meet was the last chance for swimmers to qualify for JO's March 6-8. We had 10 swimmers make the three hour trip to Holt HS and left the meet with 4 new JO cuts. Here are some of the highlights of the meet.
Alexa 2 out of 3 best times
Noemie 4 out of 6 best times and dropped over 5 seconds in her 200 back
Campbell 4 out of 6 best times and her first JO cut in the 100 free
Evan swam in his first ever USA swim meet and was the youngest swimmer in the 200 free
Clarie N 5 out of 6 best times dropping 4 seconds in the 100 free
Ella had a rough day on Saturday but came back on Sunday to go 4 for 4 with best times and dropped almost 9 seconds in the 200 IM
Finn dropped 6 seconds in his 200 IM to earn his first JO cut
Meike earned her first JO cut ever in the 50 free and was 4 for 8 in best times
Tim went 5 for 7 in best times and earned a JO cut in the 200 back
Wren went 6 for 7 in best times and dropped over 4 seconds in the 100 back and over 5 in the 200 IM
Michigan Swimming JO meet March 6-8
The Breakers have qualified 20 swimmers for the JO meet which might be the largest group ever. We also have 3 relay teams and were one swimmer short of having 2 10 and under girl relays. All entries have been finalized and posted on the website.