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Winter Age Group Championships

Jennie Charlesworth

Winter Age Group Championships

Sol Swim Team participated in the San Diego Winter Age Group Championships which were held at Southwestern College in December.  Sol had 36 swimmers participate in the meet and the team placed 7th out of over 35 teams.  Sol Swim Team had several medal winning individual performances during the meet.  Senior swimmer Emily L. placed 1st in the 100 yard and 200 yard Breaststroke events while Nate B. placed 3rd in the 100 yard Breaststroke.  Erin G. placed 8th in both the 1000 yard and 500 yard Freestyle events and Sammy G also placed 8th in the 100 yard Freestyle. 

Sol Swim Team Gold swimmers also had strong performances.  Layla D. placed 2nd in the 50 yard breaststroke 3rd in the 100 yard breaststroke and 8th in the 200 yard Individual Medley.  Abbie J. another gold level swimmer placed 6th in the 200 yard backstroke, 7th in the 50 yard freestyle and 8th in the 100 yard backstroke.  Alex T. also had a very successful meet placing 4th in the 100 yard breaststroke, 5th in both the 200 yard butterfly and the 200 yard breaststroke, 7th in the 200 yard individual medley, 8th in the 50 yard freestyle.

Sol Swim team also participated in relays.  Combining swimmers from the Senior Team, the Gold Team and the Silver Team to put together several relay teams.  The 10 and Under boys placed 5th in the 200 yard Freestyle Relay with Luke R., Marshall R., Aaron J. and Miguel J., all from the silver team.  Abbie J. (gold), Kia T. (silver), Kalani F. (gold), and Camille A. (gold) placed 8th in the 200 yard Freestyle Relay while the 13-14 boys, Alex T. (gold), Alex J. (senior), Will C. (gold) Wyatt K. (silver), placed 8th in the 200 yard Medley Relay, 7th in the 400 yard Freestyle Relay and 4th in the 200 yard Freestyle Relay.  The 13-14 girls, Isa D., Sophia J., Adriana L., and Tatiana A (all gold) placed 7th in the 200 yard Freestyle Relay, 10th in the 400 Freestyle Relay and 13th in the 200 Medley Relay.  For the 15-18 age group Sol swim team girls placed 3rd and 8th in the 200 yard Medley Relay with Tanya A, Emily L, Alejandra L and Erin G. placing 3rd and the team of Ruthie J., Risa C., Itzel J and MacKenzie S. placed 8th.  The team of Erin G., Tanya A. Alejandra L. and Emily L. placed 4th in the 400 yard Freestyle Relay and the team of Alejandra L., Erin G., MacKenzie S. and Tanya A  also placed 4th in the 200 yard Freestyle Relay.  For the 15-18 boys the team of Christian J., Nate B., Skylar K. and Sammy G. placed 5th in the 200 Medley Relay, and Sammy G., Nate B., Eli S., and Christian J. placed 4th in the 400 yard Freestyle Relay and they placed 5th in the 200 yard Freestyle Relay.

We want to congratulate all Sol swimmers and coaches who participated in the Winter Age Group Championships.   

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