Mankato and Bloomington Meet Re-Caps

Gunnar Teigen
Jul 10, 2019

The Northfield Swim Club has participated in two "regular" season meets during the Summer Session and had a lot of good swims at each.  Below are re-caps for both.

Red, White, and Blue Invite in Mankato
We had nineteen swimmers compete in Mankato and combined they put up 67% best times and added sixteen new MRC times.  Jim Graham, Lucy Graham, Alivia Kortuem, and Ella Krupicka all participated in their first long course meet.  Having stand out meets were Julia Feldhakke, Kasie Larsen, Clare Liebl and Gwen Tapper all had stand out meets.  Julia dropped in all eight of her races and added a new MRC cut.  Kasie was a perfect 6/6 and added a new MRC cut.  Clare dropped in all seven of her races and added new MRC cuts in all but one.  Finally Gwen was a near perfect 5/6 and added a pair of MRC cuts.
There was also a team record set at this meet.  Andrew Becker broke his 50 free record of 25.81 with a new best of 25.67.  His previous record was from last summer.
Barracuda Last Chance Invite in Bloomington
We had sixteen swimmers compete in Bloomington and combined for 47% best times and nineteen new MRC cuts.  Sydney Swedin participated in her first ever long course meet.  Having stand out meets were Leah Enedy, Lucy Graham, Josie Hauck and Claire Ray.  Leah dropped in all seven of her races and achieved new MRC cuts in all and was close to a couple of Champ times.  Lucy was a solid 6/8 and added a pair of MRC cuts.  Josie dropped in all seven of her races and added a new MRC cut.  Claire was a perfect 8/8 and added five new MRC cuts and really had some big drops.
Great job by all who attended these meets.  To see full results hover your mouse over 'Events and Competition' then click 'Meet Results' then go to 'Results by Meet'.