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Scott Miyako

PAC 10&U State Champs (pictured left to right): Ariah Winter, Coach Jesse, Clara Penny, Jin Nakajima, Ayana Winter, Lydia Kalinda-Melcher It was a BIG weekend for PAC swimmers! We kicked off the beginning of our championship season, sending 5 swimmers to the Arena Short Course 10&U Championships. PAC swimmers gave it their all and swam to multiple top 3 finishes, including two event champs titles. We are so proud of all of our 10&U Champs! PAC swimmers also made headlines this weekend as they swam to many top finishes at...

Westley Mejias

2021 West Speedo Winter Junior Nationals PAC was represented by Hazel Derr and Adrian Clement Hazel's first event was the 200 I.M. swimming a best time of 2:06.04 and dropping .49 in the process . In her second event, she swam the 100 backstroke in a 55.62 and was seeded #56 coming in and finished #45. Her last event was the 200 backstroke where she went under 1:59 for the first time swimming a 1:58.96 in the prelims and advancing to the B finals where she swam even faster and...

Scott Miyako

December 3rd-5th 2021, PAC sent 20 swimmers to the CAT SR Open. This was an incredibly fast, prelims/finals, meet with 14yro A time cuts. PAC finished with tons of best times, new state cuts and new sectionals cuts. At the end of the weekend, our swimmers scored enough points to earn PAC a 6th place finish out of 20 teams! Congratulations to all of our swimmers and thank you to all of our parent volunteers for making this a successful meet! Charlotte Ames – Swam 100 fly and 500 freestyle...

Scott Miyako

On November 19th-21st, PAC competed in the THSC Turkey Shoot Invitational. The entire club performed admirably and achieved many new cuts. PAC individual records were broken by Hazel Derr (Female 17-18 and Open 100BK) and Jay Wei (Male 11-12 50BK) and the 3 year old Girls 200FR relay record was broken by Mena Boardman, Andie Wieber, Zoe Chapin, and Hazel Derr! Great job PAC! P3, SENIOR, GOLD: Charlotte Ames - Swam 5 fast swims, achieving “A” times in all. She had a 10.16s drop in the 200BK and a great...

Scott Miyako

On Nov 6-7, 98 PAC swimmers and a flock of parent volunteers took to the Mollala Aquatic Center to host the Annual Amy Eha Memorial Fall Invitational. The meet was a huge success filled with great swims, relays, cheering, and teamwork! Swimmers endured the cold, wet mornings, but still managed to keep smiles on their faces the whole meet. At the end of the weekend, PAC swimmers swam to over 300 best times and Hazel Derr broke the 17-18 Girls and Open 200BK PAC records! On the last day of...

Westley Mejias

Hazel Derr broke 2 PAC’s records in the 200 back by swimming 1:59.74, the 17-18 age group record was 2:03.85 from Jessica Bottelberghe back in 2010 and the Open record was 2:00.55 also from Hazel back in 2020, congratulations to Hazel!

Scott Miyako

On Saturday, October 23rd, PAC competed against Legacy Aquatics at Parkrose High School! This was a great opportunity for our athletes to get some early season times in different events than they swam last week. It was also a great chance for our entire team to swim in the Parkrose pool, our newest PAC location. We had fast swims all day long from the entire team, and many swimmers managed to drop time in events they had just swum a week ago. Our mentor athletes did another fantastic job showing...

Scott Miyako

The 2021-2022 PAC SCY season is in full swing and we've kicked off our season with a dual meet with The Dolphins! It was a chilly and early morning for our 68 PAC swimmers last Saturday at West Hills Raquet and Fitness Club. For 13 of our swimmers, this was their first meet swimming with PAC! Our Athletes Reps did an amazing job pairing new swimmers with mentor swimmers. Mentor swimmers showed our first-timers the ins and outs of a dual meet and fun times were had by all. We...

Lena Wiedholz

Congratulations to Henry Cannon, Hazel Derr, and Andrew Lee for being PAC's 2021-2022 Athlete Representatives! These three swimmers were elected by their teammates over the past week, both through in person and online voting. We are sure they will do a phenomenal job guiding and representing our swimmers over the next year.

Scott Miyako

After over a year of waiting, PAC finally got to swim in a short course yards meet! Our swimmers had an amazing meet with over 70% of the swims being best times. The meet was run with a rolling warmup that was foreign at first but really was excellent for our swimmers' performances. The meet was calm and the racing was fast! Outside of the facility, swimmers enjoyed some rays of sunshine and hanging out in the park as they awaited their events. The coaches were extremely happy PAC's performance...