14 & Under LC State Championships Re-cap

Jim McGinnis
Jul 23, 2019

Tidal Wave found itself on the podium at the Georgia 14 & Under LC State Championships, securing a second place finish in Division II (Teams between 201-450 swimmers)!!!  Allie Byerly and Bennett Baer led the way, with Allie winning two events (the 11-12 girls 100 & 200 butterfly)and qualifying for the Georgia Zone Team!!!  Bennett set three new team records (11-12 boys 400 & 800 free, and 400 IM)!!!  Sam Voss added a team record in the 13-14 boys 200 backstroke!  By the end of the weekend, four new team records were established, 39 New Tidal Wave All-time Top 10 swims secured, and our 11-12 Girls 400 Free Relay  (Katie Ferrell, Mia LaVigne, Isabella Klinefelter, and Allie Byerly)was third!  Great job swimmers!

Tidal Wave individual scoring swims:  11-12:  Lily Beyer:  800 free – 18th (10:40.44); Allie Byerly:  50 free – 3rd (29.40), 100 free – 2nd (1:02.76), 200 free – 2nd (2:14.17), 50 back – 14th (34.91), 100 back - 7th (1:13.97), 200 back – 3rd (2:37.52), 50 fly – 2nd (31.12), 100 fly 1st (1:07.34), 200 fly – 1st (2:33.97); Isabella Klinefelter:  50 free – 11th (29.81), 100 free – 7th (1:03.97), 50 back – 9th (35.07), 100 back – 11th (1:14.24), 200 back – 10th (2:42.92), 50 fly – 8th (31.96), 100 fly – 11th (1:13.13), 200 IM – 15th (2:52.88), 400 IM – 14th (6:05.75); Bennett Baer:  100 free – 6th (1:03.53), 200 free – 6th (2:18.25), 400 free – 5th (4:50.52), 800 free – 6th (9:58.72), 50 back – 12th (34.53), 100 back – 7th (1:13.32), 200 back – 4th (2:34.96), 200 breast – 12th (3:06.38), 200 IM – 11th (2:36.84), 400 IM – 5th (5:31.12); Christopher Voge:  200 fly – 14th (2:58.63); 13-14:  Gracie Byerly:  200 back – 19th (2:38.34), 100 fly -6th (1:06.34), 200 fly – 7th (2:31.79); Stella Newton:  400 free – 17th (4:48.63), 400 IM – 13th (5:31.86); Noah Smith:  50 free – 2nd (25.36), 100 free – 8th (56.82), 200 free – 17th (2:09.00), 100 back – 15th (1:08.36), 100 breast – 12th (1:14.85), 200 breast – 14th (2:44.08), 200 IM – 13th (2:23.74); Sam Voss:  100 back – 14th (1:07.40), 200 back – 7th (2:19.74).

New Tidal Wave All-time Top 10 Swims:  11-12:  Allie Byerly:  50 free – 4th (29.40), 200 free – 3rd (2:14.17), 50 back – 8th (34.91), 100 back – 7th (1:13.97), 200 back – 5th (2:37.52), 50 fly – 3rd (31.12), 100 fly – 3rd (1:07.34), 200 fly – 3rd (2:33.97); Isabella Klinefelter:  50 free – 7th (29.81), 100 free – 8th (1:03.97), 50 back – 9th (34.94), 100 back – 9th (1:14.24), 50 fly – 8th (31.96); Bennett Baer:  100 free – 4th (1:03.53), 200 free – 3rd (2:18.25), 400 free – 1st (4:50.52), 800 free – 1st (9:58.72), 50 back – 4th (34.53), 100 back – 4th (1:13.32), 200 back – 2nd (2:34.96), 200 breast – 7th (3:06.38), 200 IM – 4th (2:36.84), 400 IM – 1st (5:31.12); 13-14:  Gracie Byerly:  200 back – 10th (2:34.58), 100 fly – 2nd (1:06.34), 200 fly – 3rd (2:30.61);  Stella Newton:  200 free – 7th (2:18.41), 400 free – 6th (4:48.63), 800 free – 6th (9:58.96), 200 IM – 10th (2:38.25), 400 IM – 8th (5:31.86); Conor Enabnit:  100 free – 8th (59.90); Noah Smith:  50 free – 2nd (25.36), 100 free – 2nd (56.82), 200 free – 4th (2:08.88), 100 back – 9th (1:08.36), 100 breast – 4th (1:14.64), 200 breast – 2nd (2:44.08), 200 IM – 4th (2:23.74); Sam Voss:  100 back – 6th (1:06.39), 200 back – 1st (2:19.74).  Very well done!!!