July 31, 2016
Day 3 was another exciting day at the 12 & Under State Meet. Avery competed in the 100 fly and 200 IM. In prelims Avery swam a 1:18.88 dropping almost 6 sec from her entry time and a third place spot for finals. 30 minutes later Avery was back in the pool for the 200 IM were she swam another best time dropping over a second. Avery managed to qualify for "A" Finals in all six events. At finals Avery slipped a spot in the 100 fly finishing 4th but managed to drop another second going 1:17.99. In the 200 IM her 12 race of the weekend Avery dropped an additional 4.5 seconds to go 2:54.21 and moving up a spot to number 5. Avery heads down to the Zone meet next weekend in Indianapolis to compete as part of Team Michigan.
As a team the Breakers finished 19th over all out of 58 teams with only 3 swimmers not a bad performance. The girls by themselves finished 10th and Avery was second overall for all 10 & under girls.