Tom Lalor and Betsy Dunbar re-caps

Jim McGinnis

Tidal Wave swimmers were busy over the weekend.  A group of just over 20 swimmers traveled to Pensacola, FL to swim at the Tom Lalor Invite at the University of West Florida.  Another group of nearly 40 swam at the Betsy Dunbar at GA Tech.  Six Tidal Wave swimmers recorded one team record and 13 new Tidal Wave All-time Top 10 swims.  John Jones became our fastest ever 8 & under boy 50 breaststroker, recording a time of 52.83.!  Bennett Baer and Noah Smith led the team with 4 new Top 10 times each.  Great job boys!

Following is a full list of new Tidal Wave All –time Top 10 swims:  8& Under:  John Jones:  100 back – 9th (1:50.12), 50 breast – 1st (52.83); 11-12:  Bennett Baer:  100 free – 10th (1:06.79), 200 free – 4th (2:22.38), 100 back – 5th (1:16.68), 200 IM – 10th (2:47.18); Jonathan Borden:  200 free – 5th (2:23.08); 13-14:  Gracie Byerly:  200 fly – 8th (2:37.10); Noah Smith:  50 free – 8th (27.01), 100 free – 6th (59.20), 100 breast – 9th (1:18.65), 200 breast – 2nd (2:45.56); Sam Voss:  200 back – 5th (2:27.48).  Great job swimmers!