Saskatoon Goldfins Swim Club

 

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The Results Are In - Little Caesars 2022 Fall Fun Meet

Jennifer Robinson

 

The Saskatoon Goldfins Swim Club hosted the first Little Caesars Fun Meet of the 2022-2023 Swim Season, Friday, December 2, 2022 at the Shaw Centre, Saskatoon, SK.  The pool was rocking with excitement as we watched 126 Junior Goldfins swimmers and 20 Goldfins senior swimmers compete in 11 events.  Goldfins swimmers posted 314 personal best times.

Congratulations to these Junior Goldfins swimmers who posted 100% personal best times:

Farrah Aitken, Erykah Aubut, Scarlett Baier, Lenix Bear, Evelyn Bourassa, Esme Burke, Minau Burrows, William Cameron, Caris Carlson, Corbi Carlson, Ruby Chovan, Ryder Coulas, Malak Emara, Anna Epp, Eve Epp, Annabel Erickson, Wallis Fisher-Katz, Elsa Fletcher, Forest Fourney, Bronwen Friggstad,  Abigail Gauld, Cora Giblin, Luke Giblin, Maddox Grismer, Saige Heinrichs, Greg Hortness, Bailey Hough, Montgomery Hyggen-Lorer, Logan Johnson, Evie Kent, Natalie Klenz, Conor Lam, Jasper Ledingham-Off, Olivia Lovick, Elliotte Mah, Louie Masich, Louie Masich, Ryland McAvoy, Sylas McAvoy, Mya Meyers, Zachary Mitchell, Stella Moore, Daniel Mu, Samuel Munshaw, Max Muzika, Andrew Neudorf, Sophie Nguyen, Viet Tri Nguyen, Amber Ou, Zoey Painchauld, Euler Pascua, Esme Penkala, Benjamin Pratt, John Preiss, Liam Preputa, Emma Reszat, Rhett Ruzesky, Abby Ryback, Alec Sothilingam, Asher St Amant, Fern Tallon, Tyler Tse, Liam Veikle, Piper Veikle, Yvonne Walz, Danny Wang, Frank Wang, Leo Wang, Brette White, Abigail Wierzbicki, Harriet Willoughby, Isaac Xie, Kris Xu, Rebecca Xu, Yolanda Xu, Luxi Yang, Yuri Zaluski, Hayden Zimmer and Neva Zimmer.

Top 3 Most Improved Junior Goldfins Events:

Forest Fourney           100 Freestyle              “-90.64”

Greg Hortness            50 Freestyle Kick        “-64.25”

Frank Wang                25 Freestyle Kick        “-50.50”

 

Congratulations to the Fall Fun Meet Door Prize Winners:

Bronze: Tyler Tse

Silver: Adalyn Young

Gold: Katie Zapshalla

Top 3 Results from the Little Caesars 2022 Fall Fun Meet:

50M Freestyle Demonstration Event  Rhett Smith – 1st, Oliver Genest – 2nd, Spencer Nave – 3rd

100M Freestyle: Sophia Young – 1st, Euler Pascua – 2nd,  Abigail Gauld – 3rd

50M Freestyle: Ivan Thiessen – 1st, Sophie Nguyen – 2nd, Piper Veikle – 3rd

25M Freestyle: Brette White – 1st, Summer Grajo – 2nd, Ruby Chovan – 3rd

50M Backstroke Demonstration Event – Ian Genest – 1st, Keiran Dyck – 2nd, Isabel Magus – 3rd

50M Gold Backstroke: Ryland McAvoy – 1st, Abigail Gauld – 2nd, Asher St.Amant – 3rd

25M Silver Backstroke: Sylas McAvoy – 1st, James Wierzbicki – 1st, Ivan Thiessen – 3rd

25M Bronze Backstroke: Jasper Ledingham-Off – 1st, Blaise Mitchell – 2nd, Corbi Carlson – 3rd

50M Gold Kick: Euler Pascua – 1st, Yuri Zaluski – 2nd, Sophia Young – 3rd

50M Silver Kick: Piper Veikle – 1st, Minau Burrows – 2nd, Sylas McAvoy – 3rd

25M Freestyle Kick: Brette White – 1st, Summer Grajo – 2nd, Elliotte Mah – 3rd

The Saskatoon Goldfins sincerely thanks the 2022 – 2023 Junior Goldfins Fun Meet Series sponsor – Little Caesars Pizza.  Lana Makari and her staff generously provided pizza for over 180 swimmers and volunteers.

The donation of this delicious pizza capped off an amazing evening of competition.  Young swimmers demonstrated their competitive swimming skills that they will continue to develop in the Junior Goldfins – Learn to Race Program.  The Goldfins’ Coaching Staff would like to congratulate the swimmers for dedicated practice of these skills and of their improved racing tactics. 

The Saskatoon Goldfins would like to thank all the volunteers, coaches, and swimmers for their tremendous efforts in ensuring these fun swim meets continue to be a remarkable success.   A special thanks to Colleen Patterson – Meet Referee, Kelly Kozak and Tanya Gokavi – Officials Coordinators, Kendra Smith, Ryan MacGillivray, Stephanie Peachey, Emily Jenkins, Aaron Genest, and Tracey Kennedy (Senior Officials).

 

For a complete list of results, visit the Goldfins Website/Junior Goldfins Drop Down Tab:

 Junior Goldfins – Little Caesars Fall Fun Meet – December 2022 

 

Please note that the Junior Goldfins Program will be breaking for the Holiday Season – December 22, 2022 – January 6, 2023.

 

 

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