SPA Swimmers Success at FLAGS

PATTY NARDOZZI

Congratulations to our SPA FLAGS swimmers on a great meet!  Pictured above is the 10 & Under crew with Brinkleigh Hansen leading the group by placing top 6 in all of her events.  She was 3rd in the 500 Free and 200 IM, 4th in the 200 Free and 100 Fly events and 6th in both the 50 Fly and 100 Back.  Sawyer Hansen captured 7th in the 500 Free, 11th in the 50 and 200 Free events, 12th in the 100 Free and 100 Back and 15th in the 50 Back.  Christian Guettler placed 9th in the 50 Free.  The boys 200 Medley and Free Relay events (10th place in both) were staffed by these two boys and Luca Dorobantu and Sutton Hansen.  The 11-12 age group was led by Zoie Fjare on the girls side with 12th place finishes in the 200 IM and 50 Fly, 13th in the 200 Free and 100 Fly and a 16th place in the 50 Free. Karrington Hansen scored points with her 13th place in the 200 Back. On the boys side, Brandon Rocha added to the boys score with 7th place in the 200 Breast, 8th in the 100 Breast and 11th in the 50 Breast.  Robert Melson (13-14 age group) had a fabulous meet with a 3rd place finish in the 1000 Free, 4th in the 400 IM, 5th in the 200 IM and 200 Back events, 8th in the 200 Free and 9th in the 500 Free.  Rounding out the group with many personal best swims were Isabella Dieffenthaller, Maggie Johnson, Maddox Matyas, Abigail Noga, Alex Pope and Adam Varga.