Rose Memorial Recap

Rebecca Lewis

Forty-one Hammerheads competed at the Rose Memorial Invitational meet hosted by the Empire Swim Club May 13-15, 2022. There were 176 Best times, 14 new Districts cuts, 15 new Champs-Bonus cuts and 23 new Champs times.

 

80% Best Times or Better
 

-Madeline Briggs (8/8) 100%                      -Claire Dierker (5/6) 83%
-Mallory Dunaway (3/3) 100%                    -Alex Foot (4/4) 100%
-Gracie Hayes (6/6) 100%                            -Justin Hendricks (2/2) 100%
-Grace Keane (2/2) 100%                             -Roman Lewis (5/6) 83%
-Jake Maiseroulle (7/8) 87%                       -Gabriel Meitler (4/5) 80%
-Zach Mendez (8/8) 100%                            -Leo Nguyen (12/13) 92%
-Sean Nguyen (11/11) 100%                       -Kemper Roberts (6/6) 100%
-Kieran Ross (6/6) 100%                               -Breckyn Shaw (4/4) 100%
-Henry Snider (6/6) 100%                            -Neil Williams (1/1) 100%
-Justin Woodland (2/2) 100%                     -Anthony Zabielski (4/4) 100%

 

Notable Swims

 

-Alex Briggs picked up 2 new Champs times in the 200 IM and 200 Free. He also earned a Districts time in the 100 Back. He returned to Finals in 200 Free and 200 Fly.

-Madeline Briggs picked up 2 qualifying times after some serious shaves. After an over 10 second shave, she returned to finals in 50 Fly and earned a new Champs time. She also shaved a ridiculous 20 seconds in her 100 Fly to return to finals and a pick up her Champs cut. She also returned to finals in her 50 Free and earned a new Bonus time, she earned a new Bonus time in her 50 Back and she shaved over 13 seconds in her 100 Free for  a Bonus cut.

-Claire Conrad swam long-course 200 Back for the first time and earned a new District cut

-Elisa DeCaro cut over 13 seconds in her 200 IM and over 14 seconds in her
400 Free to earn Bonus times in those events. She shaved over 11 seconds, returned to Finals and earned a Champs time in the 200 Back. She also earned a Champs cut in her 50 Free.

-Claire Dierker cut almost 10 seconds in her 400 Free and picked up new Bonus times in her 50 Free and 100 Free.

-Mallory Dunaway shaved over 11 seconds in her 100 Free and picked up a new District time in 50 Breast

-Alex Foot cut over 21 seconds in his 200 IM, picked up a new District time in 100 Back and swam his first long-course 200 Fly.

-Kimberly Greene returned to Finals in 3 events: 400 Free, 200 Free and 100 Back

-Gracie Hayes cut over 11 seconds in her 50 Fly and 100 Breast and over 10 seconds in her 100 Free

-Makaila Hayes returned to Finals in 5 events: 200 IM, 200 Back (new Champs time!), 100 Free, 200 Free and 50 Free. She also earned a new Champs time in the 100 Breast.

-Justin Hendricks cut almost 9 seconds in his 200 Breast

-Grace Keane cut over 13 seconds in her 100 Free

-Roman Lewis picked up a Bonus time in the 200 Free and returned to Finals and picked up a new Champs cut in the 50 Free

-Harmony Lucas earned a District time in the 50 Fly

-Jake Maiseroulle was our top shaver of the meet! After a 21 second cut in the 50 Fly, he earned a Champs time. An almost 13 second shave in the 50 Free earned him a new Bonus time. He cut over 18 seconds to snag a District time in the 50 Breast. He returned to Finals, earned Champs times AND shaved over 20 seconds in each of these events: 50 Back and 100 Free.

-Jacey McGraw returned to Finals in the 200 Back

-Neala McHugh dropped almost 9 seconds in the 100 Fly to earn a District time

-Gabriel Meitler picked up a new District time in his 50 Free

-Zach Mendez swam his first 1500 Free and 200 Fly and picked up Champs cuts while doing so. He also cut over 19 seconds in his 200 Back and over 16 seconds in his 200 Breast to earn new District times. He now has a Bonus cut in his 100 Back and he returned to Finals in the 400 Free.

-Sarah Miner returned to Finals in 3 events: 100 Free, 400 Free (after an almost 10 second drop) and 200 Free (after an over 12 second drop.) Her 200 Free efforts earned her a Champs time.

-Leo Nguyen returned to Finals in 6 events: 50 Fly (1st place!), 50 Free, 100 Breast, 100 Free (new Champs cut!), 100 Fly (1st place!) and 50 Back. He also cut over 13 seconds in his 200 IM.

-Sean Nguyen returned to finals in 4 events: 100 Back, 50 Free, 100 Free and 50 Back. He also earned a new Champs time in the 50 Fly.

-Emma Owen returned to Finals to compete in the 200 Fly

-Rainier Realina earned a new Bonus cut in 50 Breast

-Kemper Roberts earned a new District time in 100 Back, 2 new Bonus times in 100 Free and 200 Free and a new Champs time in 200 Breast.

-Kieran Ross returned to Finals in 100 Breast and 50 Breast. He earned a Champs cut in 50 Breast and a Bonus time in the 100 Fly.

-Oliver Sias dropped over 12 seconds to earn a Bonus cut in the 100 Fly

-Henry Snider returned to Finals in 3 events: 200 IM, 100 Free (new Champs time) and 200 Breast (over 13 second shave!)

-Hannah Stewart returned to Finals in 200 Back and earned a new Champs time while doing so. She also earned a Champs time in 200 Free and a Bonus time in 100 Breast. She shaved almost 10 seconds in her 400 IM!

-Isaac Stewart shaved over 16 seconds in his 200 IM to earn a Champs time. He also returned to Finals in 50 Free, 100 Breast, 100 Free and 50 Breast.

-Neil Williams picked up a District time in 100 Free

-Justin Woodland cut over 8 seconds in his 100 Breast

-Anthony Zabielski swam in his first long course meet