New England Swimming

Phelps sets 5 team records at Futures in Virginia

Jim Pignato

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 and 200FR as well.
Here is the full list of results including a time trial event in the 200FR:
800FR - 9:11.51 (13/14 and Open team records)
200FR - 2:06.82 (13/14 and Open team records)
100FR - 58.66 (13/14 and Open team records)
100BK - 1:07.37
400FR - 4:27.73 (13/14 and Open team records)
200BK - 2:26.98 (13/14 and Open team records)
1500FR - 18:09.56