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Sophie Phelps led Nantucket Swimming with top honors being named a Most Outstanding Swimmer by New England Swimming in the 13-14 Girls age group in both the SCY and LCM Seasons. New England Swimming also named 4 other swimmers in the Top Swimmers per team category. The list includes - SCY: Grant Beebe, Myah Johnson, Sophie Phelps, Parker Valero; LCM: Grant Beebe, Sophie Phelps, Sophia Slosek The 5 swimmers listed above compiled 47 Top 10 Times in New England over both seasons. The totals include Phelps (31), Grant Beebe (6),...

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Savannah Cox (15) and Aspen Cox (11) traveled unattached to Manchester, NH over the weekend to compete in the 2021 New England Silver LCM Championships held at the Raco Theodore Pool. Savannah entered into 7 events and had 7 personal best swims with her top performance coming in the 800FR placing 2nd overall. Aspen was entered in 8 events and came away with 6 personal best swims with her top performance coming in the 50BK placing 14th overall. This meet was not officially scored. Here's the full list of results:...

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Sophia Slosek (14) traveled to Houston, TX representing Team New England at the 2021 AAU Junior Olympics Games this past weekend. Slosek scored 132 points overall, the most by any female on the New England team, finishing with 5 1st place swims, 1 2nd and 1 3rd. She was also a member of 4 different relay teams. Slosek's highlight of the weekend came in her first event, the 200 Meter Breaststroke where she set a new 13/14 and Open team record with a final time of 2:55.68. Here's the full...

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Sophie Phelps (14) represented Nantucket Swimming at the 2021 Futures Championships in Richmond, VA over this past weekend. Phelps had qualified in 6 events including the 100/400/800/1500 Meter Freestyle & 100/200 Meter Backstroke. In her first swim of the meet, the 800 Meter FR, she placed 13th overall and scored 4 points with a final time of 9:11.51. Her time was about 5 seconds away from qualifying for the Winter Junior Championships to take place this December in Greensboro, NC. She also got very close to qualifying in the 100FR...

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New England Swimming recently announced their Top Swimmers for the Short Course season which ran from September 1, 2019 thru August 26, 2020. Sophie Phelps led Nantucket Swimming with being named one of the Most Outstanding Swimmers achieving top honors in 9 events including to 1st in the 100BK & 200BK . NE Swimming selects 5 swimmers of each gender in each age group as Most Outstanding. Joining Phelps, 4 other swimmers from Nantucket Swimming placed in the top 10 category in certain events. These include Kaitlyn Harrington, Myah Johnson,...

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A big shout out to Beau for developing a game plan for these swimmers and implementing it after being out of the water for 12 weeks. There were a number of records set as well - here are the highlights: Sophie Phelps set 3 13-14 and Open Team records in the following events, 100FL, 50FL & 200BR. She also set a Pool record in the 200FR. Pool records can be set by any swimmer from any team competing at the Nantucket Community Pool. Sophie Geradi set the 15 & Over...

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Check it out! - Sophie Phelps was named in the Blueseventy Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming on Swim Swam for the week of 12/25/19. https://swimswam.com/blueseventy-weekly-wonders-of-age-group-swimming-12-25-2019/

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Saturday Finals - Sophie Phelps started the night off right with her second Futures cut, new 13-14 and Open team record in the 200BK finishing 10th with a 2:03.13. Tyler Roethke grabbed a 16th place finish in the 50FR with a 21.89 and Beau Garufi finished 13th in the 100BR with a 59.44. Grant Beebe sets a new 15-18 and Open team record with his 10th place finish in the 50FL with a final time of 23.21. Roethke rebounded nicely in his 500FR setting a new 15-18 and Open record...

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New England Seniors at Brown University - December 19-22. Day 1 and Day 2 Full Recap & Day 3 Prelims Thursday Night - Sophie Phelps placed 12th in the 1650FR (17.25.62). Sets new 13-14 and Open team records in the 1650FR and the 1000FR as a legal split. 9 seconds away from a 2020 Futures cut. Friday Prelims - Men's 200FR Relay of Tyler Roethke, Grant Beebe, Kevin Johnson and Beau Garufi place 8th with a 1:27.85 and a new Open team record. Roethke's lead off leg was a 21.32...