SVSC Places Second at Gold Champs

Beginning on Thursday March 10th, SVSC swimmers descended upon University of Pittsburgh's Trees Pool for the 2016 Allegheny Mountain Gold Champs. Seneca swimmers showed up in full force and placed second amongst the 43 teams in attendance.  Team scores are as follows:

1.)  Allegheny North Swim Club - 1064.5

2.)  Seneca Valley Swim Club - 695

3.)  Franklin Area Swim Team - 525

4.)  Upper St. Clair Swim Club - 462

5.)  Pine Richland Aquatics - 424

Swimmers participated in 34 relays this past weekend adding 402 points to our total score.  The mens 400y Medley Relay consisting of Max Bredl, Christian Sawyer, Connor Quiggle, and Nate Burkett were event champions.  SVSC swimmers (Quiggle, Bredle, Owen Blazer, and Burkett) then repeated the feat in the 800y Free Relay.  Other individual event champions include Blazer in the 200y Freestyle, Julia Listwak in the 200y Butterfly, Quiggle in the 400y IM, Bella Stefanowicz in the 100y Breaststroke, and Haihan Xu in the 500y Freestyle and 100y Breaststroke.

SVSC swimmers also rewrote the record book setting 12 new team records.

Owen Blazer - 13-14 100y Backstroke  (:56.12)

Owen Blazer - 13-14 100y Butterfly  (:54.19)

Owen Blazer - 13-14 200y Butterfly (2:01.24)

Owen Blazer - 13-14 200y IM (2:04.12)

Connor Quiggle - 15-16 200y Butterfly (2:02.11)

Jonathan Simoes - 13-14 200y Backstroke (2:03.09)

Bella Stefanowicz - 11-12 50y Breaststroke (31.23)

Bella Stefanowicz - 11-12 100y Breaststroke (1:09.94)

Bella Stefanowicz - 11-12 200y Breaststroke (2:35.84)

Haihan Xu - 9-10 500y Freestyle (5:59.46)

Haihan Xu - 9-10 100y Breaststroke (1:18.20)

Haihan Xu - 9-10 200y IM (2:30.04)

Great job to all the swimmers who participated in the meet this past weekend!!  Stay tuned for more great swimming from SVSC!!