One PAC Record and Over 50 Best Times at MAC Invite

Jody Braden
Apr 29, 2019

PAC sent nearly all of its Elite Group tp the MAC long course invitational this past weekend with great results.  Haze Derr swam to three best times including a PAC record in the 13-14 200 Back (2:25.42) and she swam to 5 other times that were 45 seconds faster than last year at this time.  This was the first long course swimming for our team and they looked great, cheered for each other and swam extremely well in every event they were in.  Also, thank you to all of the parents who officiated and timed this weekend and thanks to the MAC for letting PAC into he meet this year!  Here are more highlights from this weekend with notes on improvements compared to meets last year at this time for those who competed.

Defne Alpay swam to a 31 second drop in the 400 IM while Issac Anderson swam to one best time and had three other swims that were 5 seconds faster than last year;  Lily Armstrong swam to one best time, Mischa Brown swam her hear out and was very tough in the 200 Breast; Quinn Brown had two swims that were over 3 seconds faster than last year; Greta Cannon swam to two best times and four more swims that were 11 seconds faster than last year; Henry Cannon swam to three best times and one other that was 4 scones faster than last year; Stephany Castellanos- Welsh swam to three best times that were over 20 seconds in improvements!  
Adrian Clement swam to two best times and had two other swims that were 13 seconds faster than last year; Fallon DeWitt swam to 5 best times and had one swim that was 1.5 seconds faster than last year; Austin Fogel swam to a 1 second drop on one swim compared to last year; Alex Hatzikos swam a tough 800; Kai Hilbourne swam a tough 100 Fly’ Alex Johnson swam to one best time and had three other swims that were 5 seconds faster than last year; Andrew Lee swam to a best time in the 50 Free; Maya Lovre swam to two best tim by over 7 seconds; Owen Mills swam to six best times by over 40 seconds!
Sasha Moore swam one event 1 second faster than last year; Madi Morin had a great 100 Breast; Camden Searcy swam to one best time and three events 4 seconds faster than last year; Michael Spicer swam to four best times; Jackson Weinberg swam to five best times; Anika Wiedholz swam to five best times and two more events 9 seconds faster than last year; Lena Wiedholz swam to four best times and four events 9 seconds faster than last year and Jake Wilson- Goodwin swam to five best times and four events 8 seconds faster than last year!
Way to start the 2019 Long Course season off!  Let’s keep up the great swimming in Bend, Corvallis, and Summer Blast One and beyond!